Joanne Hayes - Senior Associate

Sydney

Contact details

T:
+61 2 9018 9906
E:
jhayes@meridianlawyers.com.au

Expertise

  • Insurance law
  • Health law
  • Coronial law
  • Medicare audits and investigations
  • Privacy and discrimination complaints
  • Insurance policy advice

Joanne is a senior associate at Meridian Lawyers. Joanne has a wealth of experience in medico-legal matters having acted for a wide range of medical practitioners and other health care professionals in civil claims, inquests and disciplinary investigations by both statutory bodies and Local Health Districts.  Joanne has assisted practitioners responding to Medicare/PSR investigations and proceedings arising from alleged fraud and billing inconsistencies. Joanne also advises on accreditation and VMO appointment issues.

Prior to commencing her legal studies Joanne qualified as a Biomedical Technologist (Histopathology and Cellular Pathology) and completed her internship at Red Cross Children’s Hospital in Cape Town. She has completed courses in Health Law and Forensic Medicine. Joanne presents to industry associations on issues impacting health professionals and has been published in a number of leading health law publications.

Joanne’s experience and expertise enables her to provide pragmatic advice and solutions to health care practitioners which takes into account their professional reputations.

 

 

Contact

  • Sydney

    Level 16, MLC Centre
    19 Martin Place
    Sydney, NSW 2000
    T:
    +61 2 9018 9999
    F:
    +61 2 9018 9900
  • Melbourne

    Level 12, 357 Collins Street
    Melbourne VIC 3000
    T:
    +61 3 9810 6777
    F:
    +61 3 9810 6770
  • Newcastle

    Level 6, 45 Watt Street
    Newcastle NSW 2300
    T:
    +61 2 4047 2600
    F:
    +61 2 4047 2699
  • Brisbane

    Level 8, 60 Edward Street
    Brisbane QLD 4000
    T:
    +61 7 3220 9333
    F:
    +61 7 3220 9399
  • Perth

    Level 3, 225 St Georges Terrace
    Perth WA 6000
    T:
    +61 8 6319 0470
    F:
    +61 8 6319 0499