Sheba understands the complexities involved with healthcare compliance matters and is vigilant in helping employees teach our clients about regulatory matters.
Wilmington, Delaware (PRWEB) September 29, 2017
Sheba Vine has been named the Vice President and General Counsel for First Healthcare Compliance, a privately-owned business enterprise which helps physicians and other healthcare providers comply with federal rules and regulations.
In her new capacity, Ms. Vine will oversee all operations related to First Healthcare Compliance (FHC) contracts, content offerings, legal affairs, human resources and regulatory compliance. Previously, she served as the Senior Director of Regulatory Compliance, assisting clients with healthcare regulatory matters and providing counsel to internal departments.
Vine plans to build on the success that FHC has already achieved by maintaining the internal culture of compliance and integrity, and expanding the cloud-based offerings to help healthcare professionals stay ahead of the complex compliance curve. “Ultimately, in overseeing these operations, I hope to streamline work processes and promote efficiency to continue to drive growth for the company,” said Vine.
First Healthcare Compliance Founder and CEO Julie Sheppard said Vine’s experience, integrity and vision will serve the company well. “Sheba understands the complexities involved with healthcare compliance matters and is vigilant in helping employees teach our clients about regulatory matters,” said Sheppard. “Her standards for compliance are exceptional, as is her ability to stay ahead of the curve in healthcare law.”
Prior to joining FHC, Vine was an attorney in private practice, concentrating in litigation and employment law. She is licensed to practice law in Delaware, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. Vine holds a Juris Doctorate from Widener University School of Law; a B.S. in Biomedical Engineering from Drexel University, and is a Certified Professional Compliance Officer.
Vine is on the Board of Trustees for the Food Bank of South Jersey and a member of the Business Development Advisory Committee for Woolwich Township, New Jersey. Her published articles include ‘Policies Should Reflect the Changing Law Landscape,’ ’Protect Nursing Staff from Harassment,’ and ‘Is Your Practice HIPAA Compliant When Responding to Subpoenas for PHI?’
Founded in 2012 in Wilmington, DE by Julie Sheppard, the cloud-based First Healthcare Compliance software is the most comprehensive solution available to address the compliance program management needs of private practices, hospital networks, healthcare billing companies, and long-term care facilities.