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Jeffrey S. Moore

Jeffrey S. Moore

Practice areas:

Health Care, Medicaid & Medicare

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About Me

Jeff Moore practices in the area of health care law. He represents hospitals, freestanding health care providers, managed care and physician clients on Medicare and Medicaid payment issues, corporate compliance matters, Anti-Kickback Act and Stark law issues and health care transactions. His health law practice includes defending health care providers and suppliers undergoing investigations and audits, including handling Medicare and Medicaid claims appeals.


Mr. Moore assists hospitals and other health care clients in physician relation matters, including the drafting of medical staff bylaws and the handling of peer review hearings. He also handles administrative appeals before the Provider Reimbursement Review Board and the Office of Inspector General, advising clients regarding state certificate of need laws and other state licensure issues and assisting in the preparation and negotiation of contractual arrangements between hospitals, physicians and other health care entities including, but not limited to, mergers and acquisitions and joint venture arrangements. He is also a member of Phelps Dunbar’s health care corporate compliance team which performs legal risk analysis functions and the preparation of corporate compliance plans regarding Medicare billing issues, fraud and abuse, the Stark laws and other laws applicable to the operation of a hospital, health care system or physician’s clinic.


Practice Areas

Licensed since 1991

  1. Health Care: 95%
  2. Medicaid & Medicare: 5%

Attorney Endorsements

1 total 

  • M. Gabriela Ungo

    I endorse Jeff without reservation. He is one of the most reputable attorneys in the area. He practices at the highest level, both from a competency perspective and with regard to professionalism.


    M. Ungo Immigration Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Phelps Dunbar

201 S. Spring Street, Seventh Floor
Tupelo, MS, 38804-4811



MSAuthorized to practice law199108/25/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
ListedBest Lawyers in AmericaN/A
ListedMid-South Super LawyersN/A


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Lee County Young Lawyers AssociationPresident1994 - 1995
American Health Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
Mississippi Bar, Health Law SectionChairmanN/A
Mississippi Bar, Health Law SectionVice-ChairN/A
Mississippi Bar, Health Law SectionSecretarty/TreasurerN/A
American Health Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A


Publication NameTitleDate
Health Law AlertHHS Announces First HIPAA Breach Settlement Involving Less Than 500 Patients2013
Health Law AlertCMS Proposed Rule and Administrator Ruling Affecting RAC Appeals2013
Health Law AlertCMS and OIG Propose New Rules for Donated EHR Technology Safe Harbor and Exception2013
The RAP SheetExpansion of Medicare 3-Day Payment Window Rule2012
The RAP Sheet, American Health Lawyers Association2009 Revisions to the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule2009
2009 Medicare and Medicaid Reimbursement UpdateMedicare Payment Methodologies and Adjustments Applicable to Providers and Suppliers Located in Rural Areas2009
Inside the Minds series - Responding to Health Care Fraud and Abuse Investigations, Leading Lawyers on Responding to Initial Allegations, Minimizing Exposure, and Negotiating SettlementsBest Practices for Fraud and Abuse Investigations2008


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Tulane University Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1991
Tulane UniversityEnglishBA - Bachelor of Arts1988

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Healthcare Financial Management AssociationMedicare and Medicaid Fraud and Abuse and the Impact of Health Care Reform on the Law2011
West LegalEd Center WebinarMedicare and Medicaid Fraud and Abuse and the Impact of Health Care Reform on The Law2010
Healthcare Financial Management AssociationHospital Incentives for the Adoption of Electronic Health Records and Moratorium on the Issuance of Medicaid Regulations,2009
American Health Lawyers Association eventHealth Care Provisions Included in President Barack Obama's Fiscal Year 2010 Budget2009
The University of Mississippi Continuing Legal Education Health Care LawHospital/Physician Contracting and Fair Market Value Issues Under the Stark Law2008
Phelps Dunbar LLP 27th Annual Employment Law SeminarPhysicians As Employees and Medical Staff Issues2004
HIPAA Privacy Consortium SymposiumHIPAA's Patient Rights2002