Amanda S. Bhikhari

Amanda Bhikhari has previous experience as in-house legal counsel to one of Florida’s largest academic medical centers as well as in-house counsel to the only free standing children’s hospital in the South Florida. Amanda is a licensed attorney with a Master’s Degree in Health Care Administration, with nearly 20 years of concentrated experience assisting healthcare professionals and businesses, such as:

  • Hospitals
  • Physician Practices
  • Healthcare Businesses
  • Academic Medical Centers
  • Healthcare Business Management Entities
  • Not For Profit Foundations

In her in-house roles over the past 8 years, Amanda was involved in all legal matters involving the system’s hospitals and affiliate companies, where she presented legal recommendations to senior leadership for continued enhancement of the organization’s goals and objectives and supported internal business partners in developing an understanding of the law, as it related to their operational areas of the organization. Amanda also has a strong background in corporate governance and working with the Boards of Directors.

Amanda has been involved in numerous healthcare transactions, including but not limited to:

  • Contracts, i.e. leases, physician employment agreements, international affiliation agreements
  • Organizational documents and corporate governance
  • Analyzing the applicability of the Anti-Kickback Statute, the Stark Law, and other state and federal   fraud and abuse laws, rules, and regulations to proposed transactions
  • Healthcare Accreditation issues, specifically implementation of DNV
  • Patient Care Issue Resolution
  • Global Health and Telemedicine/Telehealth
  • Health Care Compliance

Amanda received her Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration degree, Master of Health Care Administration and Juris Doctor degree from the University of Florida.

Bar Admissions: 
Florida

Professional Memberships:
American Health Lawyers Association
Florida Bar (Health Law Section)
American Bar Association (Health Law Section)

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