Michael L. Steinberg, J.D.
Prior to becoming a Medicare Hearing
Officer and Administrative Hearing Officer (adjudicating disputes involving
social service benefits for state agencies), Mr. Steinberg was a nationally
known healthcare consultant to medical providers, suppliers and law firms
specializing in Medicare and medical issues, with a particular emphasis on
reimbursement. He has served as a consultant to the United
States House of Representatives, Ways and Means Committee regarding the
Medicare Equity Act 2000. He has also held national and international
management positions with publicly traded corporations, addressing
regulatory affairs and utilization review issues in the healthcare industry
as well as serving on the Board of Directors of the National Association of
Medical Equipment Suppliers (NAMES). In addition to being affiliated
with numerous state and local associations, Mr. Steinberg has
represented suppliers and providers throughout the United States at Medicare
and Administrative Law Judge Hearings for over twenty five years.