Erin Burns is an attorney at Husch Blackwell, working with the firm’s Hospice & Palliative Care Team. Her practice includes providing quick answers to immediate day-to-day operational questions along with more complex regulatory problem solving. Erin has assisted numerous providers through various governmental audits, including those from Unified Program Integrity Contractors (UPICs) and Supplemental Medical Review Contractors (SMRCs). She has also worked with providers exploring palliative care service options and has assisted with contract preparation and review, including inpatient services agreements, physician agreements, and vendor agreements. Erin is dedicated to supporting hospice and palliative care providers and delivering effective, efficient advocacy.