Jennifer P. Viegas
  Attorney

BIOGRAPHY

Jennifer Viegas focuses her practice in the area of supply chain procurement, operations and management. She counsels hospitals, health systems, group purchasing organizations, manufacturers, clinical asset management companies and other health care industry partners on supply chain strategies that help create efficiencies and manage operational costs. Jen helps clients navigate fraud and abuse, FDA and other regulatory considerations when employing such supply chain strategies. She assists health care entities in negotiating complex supply chain agreements, including, but not limited to, supplier, distribution outsource and service agreements and in developing practical solutions such as terms and conditions, templates and training materials to optimize the legal and operational aspects of supply chain. Jen has found clients who are actively engaged with their supply chain in all aspects are often able to lower costs, increase quality and improve performance.

Additionally, she provides general counsel services to clients on a variety of health care matters, including clinical and pharmacy services, patient care issues and issues related to human subject research.

EDUCATION

Saint Louis University, B.A., magna cum laude - 2005

Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law, J.D. - 2008

ADMITTED TO BAR

  • Michigan - 2008
  • Indiana - 2009
  • U.S. Circuit Court, Northern & Southern Districts of Indiana - 2009

memberships

  • Michigan State Bar Association
  • Indiana State Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • American Health Lawyers Association
  • Association for Healthcare Resource & Materials Management
  • Healthcare Supply Chain Association