Prior to joining Waller, Eric Scalzo served as Deputy General Counsel and Director of Compliance and Administration at DentMall MSO, a leading dental services organization that provides support and administrative services to nearly 50 affiliated practices across eight states. In this role, Eric managed day-to-day legal, corporate and compliance issues, including ensuring enterprise-wide compliance with corporate practice of medicine laws, HIPAA rules, Medicaid requirements and other state reporting requirements. He also reviewed employee and independent contractor compensation structures to ensure compliance with state anti-kickback and fee-splitting laws and negotiated administrative service agreement compliance with affiliated dental practice owners. Additionally, Eric documented fair market valuation negotiations for administrative service fee adjustments and assisted in screening potential acquisitions and growth opportunities for practice owners. He also advised practice owners with regard to state regulator and licensing board investigations on behalf of dental practices.
Earlier in his career, Eric gained valuable experience as an Associate with Greenberg Traurig where he advised clients on Stark law, anti-kickback statute, HIPAA and state and federal regulatory issues. He also advised providers on healthcare regulatory matters related to an asset sale to a private equity group and subsequent formation of dental service organization.