John is a nationally recognized health care lawyer and compliance professional. He has held compliance leadership positions in the health services industry over the past two decades, including service as the first Chief Compliance Officer in the history of the Cleveland Clinic. He successfully advocated on behalf of the hospital industry for modifications to health care policies and regulations in his role with the American Hospital Association. He led the re-design and strengthening of compliance programs for the University of Kentucky HealthCare system and for a proprietary, specialty hospital system. He was a member of the health law department of Katten, a national law firm. He has extensive expertise in federal health care law and regulation and is an author, editor and speaker on health law and compliance topics.
He is a strategic thinker who builds solid working relationships with executives, Boards, physician leaders and peers that consistently lead to the achievement of corporate goals.