Clifford Barnes Elected AHLA Fellow

Washington, DC (August 6, 2020) — Epstein Becker Green (EBG) is pleased to announce that Clifford E. Barnes, Member of the Firm in EBG’s Health Care and Life Sciences practice, has been elected a Fellow by The American Health Law Association’s (AHLA) Board of Directors. According to AHLA, the Fellows program recognizes attorneys “for their career-long achievements, contributions and tenure with AHLA, and their continuing service and leadership in the legal profession.”

“Cliff has long been an active member of AHLA, having served in important leadership roles and it is a true testament to his commitment and reputation that he was chosen as Fellow by AHLA, the premiere organization for our profession,” said George Breen, Chair of the firm’s National Health Care and Life Sciences Practice Steering Committee. “EBG is proud of its longstanding relationship with AHLA, with attorneys across our Health Care & Life Sciences practice holding current or former leadership roles.”

Mr. Barnes has been an EBG attorney for more than 35 years and represents providers, including hospitals, hospital systems, nursing homes, home health, hospice, ancillary service companies; managed care companies, concentrating in Medicare and Medicaid; and non-profit associations. Mr. Barnes is the Co-Founder of Medicaid Health Plans of America, Inc., and has been an active AHLA member for many years. He recently served as Vice Chair of AHLA’s Accountable Care Organization Task Force.

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