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Bo Bobbitt Offers Guidance for Health Care Organizations Considering a Partnership with a Physician-Led Accountable Care Organization

August 26, 2013

Raleigh, N.C. – Bo Bobbitt, a partner at Smith Anderson and head of the Firm’s Health Care practice, was recently featured in The Advisory Board Company’s e-newsletter, The Daily Briefing, as part of its “Law Review Q&A” where he was asked to provide insight on the legal landscape for physician-led Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs), pitfalls for competing providers, and emerging strategies for collaboration with hospital partners. To view this article in its entirety, please visit The Advisory Board Company’s website.

About Bo Bobbitt

Bo’s practice is concentrated on providing strategic general counsel and regulatory guidance for health care organizations. He is involved in business planning, resolution of complex legal and health policy questions, and advanced negotiations for these clients. He represents clinically-integrated hospital and physician organizations, physician-owned Health Information Technology companies, ACOs, patient-centered medical homes, health information exchanges, and nonprofit and professional associations, to achieve process, outcomes and cost improvements in health care delivery. Bo has spoken nationally to both legal and medical audiences and written in both legal and medical journals concerning health law and policy issues. He also has been featured in The Best Lawyers in America® for Health Care Law since 1997 and was named “Lawyer of the Year” in Raleigh for Health Care Law by the publication in 2013.

About The Advisory Board Company

The Advisory Board Company is a global research, technology, and consulting firm partnering with 150,000 leaders across health care and higher education. Through its innovative membership model, the Company collaborates with executives and their teams to elevate performance and solve their most pressing challenges. The Company provides strategic guidance, actionable insights, web-based software solutions, and comprehensive implementation and management services. For more information, visit the firm's website,

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