The Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law
JD- The Catholic University
Healthcare Management; Policy; HIPPA; Healthcare Compliance; Medical Coding; Government Regulations; Policy; Medicare; Medicare; Hospital; Policy & Procedure; Leadership Development; Managed Care; Non-Profit; SEC
Meredith Yancey Harrison, JD, is the Corporate Compliance and Privacy Officer for Dimensions Healthcare System, which is the largest not-for-profit provider of healthcare services in Prince George’s County. Dimensions and its member institutions (Prince George’s Hospital Center, Laurel Regional Hospital, Bowie Health Campus and Glenridge Medical Center and its affiliate facilities) provide comprehensive quality healthcare services ranging from prenatal care, behavioral health, rehabilitative services and more. Meredith oversees the organizations regulatory compliance efforts to ensure all policies, procedures and general operations comply with the growing regulatory requirements as well as the ethical standards set forth in Dimensions Healthcare System. She also reviews all areas of possible noncompliance within the organization. Meredith provides strategic advice on all regulatory issues involving business administration, clinical activities, coding, billing, reimbursement, risk management and reports on a regular basis to the CEO and compliance committee on the progress of implementation, and will assist in establishing methods to improve efficiency and quality of services. Meredith has considerable private practice and government experience in her prior roles. She worked as Chief Compliance and Privacy Officer for Howard University Health Sciences for over 10 years. Her interest was in Government relations and the impact on healthcare industry as well as patient care. She sings with the Heritage Signature Chorale in her free time which is committed to preserving at the highest possible level, to the performance tradition of African-American music.