Richard Bays

Richard Bays

JD, MBA, RN, LNCC

Mr. Bays has served in numerous capacities in the healthcare industry ranging from clinical services and operations, healthcare bill & policy analysis, medical- legal consulting for healthcare attorney groups and oversight of accreditation, licensure and regulatory compliance programs. He specializes in economic aspects of healthcare litigation such as Life Care Plans, accounting and tax considerations, as well as reimbursement issues.


In the state of Texas, Mr. Bays has taught educational programs for the Texas State Department of Health Services and served as a Legislative Advisory Committee member for healthcare House and Senate bills. He also serves on the Regulatory Issues Expert Advisory Panel for the Texas Nurses Association.


Mr. Bays received his nursing degree from the University of the State of New York before going on to complete an MBA and his law degree. He also holds a certificate in finance from Yale University and has completed training for Medicare Set Asides and Life Care Planning. He is a frequent speaker at numerous conferences and has published articles on healthcare regulatory issues nationwide.