William Sullivan, DO, JD

Dr. Sullivan, an emergency physician and clinical assistant professor at two residency programs in Illinois, is EPM's resident legal expert. As an attorney specializing in healthcare issues, Dr. Sullivan represents physicians and has published many articles on legal aspects of medicine. He is a past president of the Illinois College of Emergency Physicians and a past chair and current member of the American College of Emergency Physicians' Medical Legal Committee.


Getting Back What You’re Owed

OP-ED: Hospitals Don’t Have a Monopoly on ED Patients

Crash Cart: Reducing ED Super Utilizers and Medicaid capping ER emergencies

Troublesome testimony

Is Due Process Good for Emergency Physicians?

Reasonable Practice: Should This EP Have Done More?

Did You Sign Away Your Livelihood?

Four West Virginia Cities Sue The Joint Commission

Court Sense: Skirting Tort Reform

Patient Has a History of Hypertension and GERD… You Decide If the Physician’s Care Qualified As ‘Reasonable Practice’