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Brendan Sanchez


T 415.438.7226
F 415.398.2438
50 California Street, 34th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94111

Brendan Sanchez is an associate in the Healthcare Practice Group. He advises hospitals, medical staffs, physicians and medical staff services professionals on a variety of health law issues including peer review, credentialing and privileging, quality assurance and risk management and also represents clients on these issues in administrative hearings.  Mr. Sanchez assists medical staffs in developing and implementing corrective actions, and provides advice regarding mandated reporting to the National Practitioner Data Bank and state licensing boards.  Mr. Sanchez also assists medical staffs in developing and amending bylaws, rules and regulations, and policies to facilitate compliance with evolving legal and accreditation standards.

Additionally, Mr. Sanchez has advised hospitals and medical staffs regarding compliance with state and federal privacy laws, including the HIPAA Privacy and Security Rules, and has advised on various employment issues.

Prior to joining Nossaman, Mr. Sanchez was an attorney at the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services’ Office of the General Counsel, where he advised the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), the Office for Civil Rights (OCR), and the Indian Health Service (IHS) among other Department components on a wide array of legal issues, and defended the Department’s regulatory enforcement and employment actions.

Awards & Honors

Selected to the Rising Stars List for 2013

Brendan  Sanchez
Brendan  Sanchez



J.D. , University of San Francisco School of Law, 2007, CALI Excellence Award, Health Law

M.A., University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, 2001, Rackham Merit Fellowship

B.A., University of California, Berkeley, 2000, with honors



Professional Affiliations

California Society for Healthcare Attorneys, Publications Committee Member

Awards & Honors

Selected to the Rising Stars List for 2013

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