The Chief Compliance Officer will design, develop, implement and manage the Compliance Program to prevent illegal, unethical or improper conduct consistent with current guidance and DHHS/OIG Compliance Guidance for Clinical Laboratories. The primary responsibilities are national in scope and CCO works with affiliated location Compliance Officers and staff to validate implementation and adherence to program guidelines. Direct supervision of local staff include paralegal, compliance audit and privacy personnel.
Other General and Related Duties Include:
Education: Bachelor Degree in Business Administration or a healthcare related field required, advanced degree preferred. Compliance professional or legal counsel with extensive compliance experience in healthcare. Certification (or in process certification) in Healthcare Compliance required.
Experience: 5 years healthcare regulatory or compliance related experience, including 3 years at a management level. Clinical laboratory experience preferred.
Skills: Strong interpersonal skills required. Ability to effectively operate in a matrix environment. Excellent working knowledge of healthcare compliance, HIPAA, State Privacy Laws, Stark Law and Anti-Kickback statute. Strong knowledge of Medicare and Medicaid billing requirements preferred.