Chief Compliance Officer & Chief Internal Auditor & BOD Member
BERGEN REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER, Paramus, NJ
Reorganized departments and processes to increase efficiencies and profitability at this 1.070 bed hospital. Recovered $15+ million lost revenue and $1 million in denied insurance claims. Implemented Risk-Based Internal Auditing and performed 30+ audits each year. Crossed department lines to improve performance for the total organization. Oversaw the Meaningful Use certification and the implementation of Electronic Health Records. Re-wrote and implemented the Corporate Compliance program to account for the latest regulations including Red Flag Rule, Anti-Kickback Statute, The Stark Law, Conflict of Interest and other OIG regulations.