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Many clients ask, what is a contract? Does it need to be a written contract, or can it be oral? How do you enforce a contract when there’s a breach? In this episode host Ericka Adler, Roetzel Health Law practice group leader, and fellow Roetzel shareholder and Business Litigation practice group leader Mike Scotti answer these fundamental contract questions, dive into contract basics, explain the differences between written and oral contracts, and much more. Their discussion is focused around the technical elements of a healthcare contract, enforcing that contract, along with the steps to take and potential consequences when there is a breach.Watch Basics of a Healthcare Contract: When Do You Actually Have One and What Happens if It's Breached?