Kennedy named UNC Health Care System Hospital Compliance Director

Patrick Kennedy, MHA, MSL, RHIA, will join UNC Health Care on Sept. 14, 2015, as a UNC Health Care System Hospital Compliance Director.

He will be charged with overseeing Hospital Compliance primarily for the Triangle and ensuring that our compliance program is consistent with UNC Health Care’s mission and values and provides guidance to ensure compliance with all applicable laws and regulations.

Patrick comes to UNC Health Care from Nash Health Care Systems. During his 12 years at Nash Health Care Systems, Patrick’s roles included Medical Records Supervisor, Denials Management Coordinator, Revenue Cycle Coordinator, Revenue Integrity Manager and spent the last 5 years as the Corporate Compliance Officer.