Julie Grego is the Corporate Compliance/HIPAA Privacy Officer and is responsible for overseeing United’s corporate compliance plan activities. She is primarily responsible for the leadership and oversight of United’s compliance program which includes policy development and implementation, training, and on-going monitoring and evaluation. In addition, Julie serves as United’s HIPAA Privacy Officer and ensures compliance with all HIPAA rules and regulations. She provides strategic compliance direction to senior management and leadership to ensure compliance within the healthcare regulatory environment. Prior to this position, Julie held the position of Chief Operating Officer for twenty one years growing the company from a single site of service to a nationally recognized mobile service provider. She was responsible for all areas of operational and financial management. Her prior experience with a large managed care provider was in the area of provider contracting and network development.
Julie is an active member of Health Care Compliance Association. She holds a current Illinois teaching certificate and began her career as a high school Health Education instructor. She has always had a keen interest in health awareness and disease prevention. She enjoys traveling, gardening, and practicing yoga.
Julie received her M.S. in Health Systems Management from Rush University and her B.S. summa cum laude in Health & Safety Education from University of Illinois-Champaign Urbana.