Health Care Compliance Association (HCCA) would like to thank the following individuals on the Complete Healthcare Compliance Manual Editorial Advisory Committee for their expertise and assistance throughout all aspects of the development of this manual.
Dr. Cornelia Dorfschmid, PhD, MSIS, PMP, CHC
Dr. Cornelia Dorfschmid is the executive vice president of Strategic Management Services LLC, a healthcare compliance consultancy. She is a PhD-trained economist and has been working as a compliance professional for almost 30 years, acting as compliance officer; providing advisory services such as compliance program implementation and review, claims monitoring, risk assessment, and litigation support; and providing services as independent review organization or as compliance expert to the board.
Gabriel Imperato, Esq., CHC
Gabriel Imperato is managing partner at the Fort Lauderdale office of Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough. He is the team leader of the firm’s Health Care Criminal and Civil Enforcement, Litigation and Compliance Practice. He has practiced healthcare law in both the public and private sectors for more than 40 years. He is board certified as a specialist in health law by The Florida Bar. Imperato recently served as the general counsel of the North Broward Hospital District, the tenth largest healthcare system in the United States. He has also served as deputy chief counsel for the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services’ Office of the General Counsel. Imperato is also a longtime member of the board of directors of Society of Corporate Compliance and Ethics & Health Care Compliance Association (SCCE & HCCA), where he was also a past president and interim CEO.