Urszula Zapolska is an associate director in the healthcare life sciences dispute, compliance, and investigations practice. Zapolska has worked on a variety of investigations, litigation cases, and compliance-related projects for healthcare and other industries. Within the team, Zapolska splits her time between provider and life sciences clients. For provider clients, Zapolska's work includes conducting financial and data analyses, such as collection and sampling of data to design compliance audits, measure error rates, and estimate repayments to federal programs.
For life sciences clients, Zapolska's work includes compliance projects such as developing a vendor compliance monitoring program for a global pharmaceutical company, implementing auditing and monitoring of a healthcare compliance program for a medical device manufacturer under a deferred prosecution greement, and conducting vendor compliance audits for a bio-pharmaceutical manufacturer. Additionally, Zapolska has performed investigations of alleged off-label promotions of pharmaceuticals. On these projects, she has designed a custom survey to be administered to physicians, and has analyzed industry surveys and data to estimate potential off-label use.