RALEIGH, NC—Wyrick Robbins is pleased to announce that Bill Stewart has joined the firm in its Healthcare Practice Group. His practice is focused upon representing health care systems, hospitals, physician practice groups, clinical laboratories, long-term care facilities and other types of health care entities. Bill represents clients in a broad spectrum of regulatory, compliance and transactional matters, including those relating to HIPAA and privacy-related compliance, fraud and abuse, Medicare and Medicaid compliance, State licensure, certificate of need, and clinically integrated networks. Prior to joining the firm, Bill served as the Corporate Privacy Officer in the Compliance Department of one of the country’s largest health care systems. Bill received his B.S. in Accounting from Auburn University and his J.D., cum laude, from the University of Alabama.