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Locke Lord Health Care Practice Group Co-Chair David Szabo Receives Massachusetts Health Data Consortium’s Dolores L. Mitchell Investing in Information Award

April 11, 2018

(BOSTON) April 11, 2018 – David Szabo, a Partner in Locke Lord’s Boston office and Co-Chair of the Firm’s Health Care Practice Group, was recently honored by the Massachusetts Health Data Consortium (MHDC) with the Dolores L. Mitchell Investing in Information Award.

The award honors individuals who have invested capital, knowledge and leadership to use information to innovate health care delivery, financing and policy. Szabo is the first individual to receive the award twice, having been honored previously in 2007. He serves as Chair of the MHDC Board of Directors.

“As a member and Chair of MHDC's Board of Directors, David invests his considerable knowledge and insight to advance the most innovative and enduring health data collaborations in Massachusetts,” said Denny Brennan, Executive Director of MHDC. “David’s long and continuing support for our organization, our members and our mission make this an especially gratifying and well-deserved honor.”

Szabo represents hospitals, integrated delivery systems, physician organizations, home care companies and other health care service providers. He also represents health care information technology companies and health plans. He has extensive experience in health care licensing and regulation, reimbursement, fraud and abuse compliance matters, and the structuring of joint ventures.

Szabo has served on the Board of Directors of the Massachusetts-Rhode Island Chapter of the Healthcare Financial Management Association. He has been recognized by Chambers USA and The Best Lawyers in America for Health Care Law.

The Firm’s Health Care Practice Group is made up of lawyers with deep experience in both managed care and health insurance matters and representation of health care providers. Lawyers in the Firm’s Health Care Practice Group have a significant record of success working closely with a variety of health care industry clients on new and emerging transactions, relationships and joint ventures spurred by government and private sector health care reform initiatives. The Health Care Practice Group was ranked 28 in Modern Healthcare’s 2017 list of Largest Health Care Law Firms. Additionally, Locke Lord’s Health Care Practice Group was recognized in Chambers USA for Massachusetts, and Chambers USA further recognized or ranked three of the Firm’s health care lawyers individually. The team was also recognized in the U.S. News – Best Lawyers® Best Law Firms report in 2017.


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