Contacts

The Medical Billing Compliance Office is responsible for the oversight, development, implementation and ongoing maintenance of the medical billing compliance program.

A variety of laws, regulations and guidelines govern medical billing compliance and governmental offices that interpret and enforce them. These include the False Claims Act and the Medicare statues and regulations. Relevant University policy is published in the Medical Billing Compliance Manual.

Judy Harris, CPC

Director

Director Medical Billing Compliance

Kathy Engle, CCRC, CPC

Senior Compliance Auditor

Deborah Lyman, BS

Compliance Assistant

Diana MacLennan

Compliance Auditor

Menchu Rubin

Compliance Auditor

Nicole Shields

Compliance Auditor

Theresa Turcio

Senior Compliance Auditor

Pat Waleski

Compliance Auditor

Lucy Wozdusiewicz

Senior Compliance Auditor

Kathy Engle, CCRC, CPC

Medical Billing Research

Senior Compliance Auditor

Diana MacLennan

Dermatology, Opthalmology

Compliance Auditor

Menchu Rubin

Anesthesiology, Neurology, Neurosurgery

Compliance Auditor

Nicole Shields

Cardiology, Psychiatry, Laboratory Medicine, Pathology, Therapeutic Radiology

Compliance Auditor

Theresa Turcio

Cancer Center-Oncology, Cardiology

Senior Compliance Auditor

Pat Waleski

Emergency Medicine, Genetics, Obstetrics and Gynecology

Compliance Auditor

Lucy Wozdusiewicz

Orthopaedics, Surgery, Medical Billing Research, Claims Manager Edit, CIGNA

Senior Compliance Auditor

Billing Compliance Leaders

Anesthesiology

Lars E. Helgeson, MD
203-785-2802
lars.helgeson@yale.edu
TMP 3
Charlene L. Rohloff
203-737-1818
charlene.rohloff@yale.edu
TMP 3

Cancer Center

Hari Deshpande, MD
203-737-1600
hari.deshpande@yale.edu
FMP 124
Kevin Vest
203-785-4098
kevin.vest@yale.edu
WWW205

Cardiology

Steven Gentile
203-785-6846
steven.gentile@yale.edu
DANA 3
Gina LaFrance
203-785-7842
gina.lafrance@yale.edu
135 College St, 3rd Fl 
Suite 317

Child Study Center

Vacant 

 

Karen Muth
203-785-7436
karen.muth@yale.edu
SHM IG-75C

Dermatology

Jennifer Nam Choi, MD
203-785-4092
jennifer_choi@yale.edu
LLCI 507-B
Jennifer Mulligan
203-785-4409 
jennifer.mulligan@yale.edu
LLCI 501

Diagnostic Radiology

Rob Goodman, MB, BChir
203-785-6938
rob.goodman@yale.edu
TE2
Aileen Kachala
203-737-6008
aileen.kachala@yale.edu
2 Church St South 
Suite 312

Emergency Medicine

Harry Moscovitz, MD
203-785-4404
harry.moscovitz@yale.edu
464 Congress Ave, Suite 260
Margaret Gilshannon
203-737-7057
margaret.gilshannon@yale.edu
430 Congress Ave

Genetics

Margretta Seashore, MD
203-785-4938
margretta.seashore@yale.edu
WWW 305
Linda Chiaraluce
203-785-2650
linda.chiaraluce@yale.edu
SHM I-308

Internal Medicine

Aldo Peixoto, MD
203-785-7439
aldo.peixoto@yale.edu
BB 114
Brian Rebeschi
203-785-4122
brian.rebeschi@yale.edu
110 Boardman

Joyceann Dupee
203-737-5848
joyce.dupee@yale.edu
135 College St, Rm 301

Laboratory Medicine

David Peaper, MD, PhD
203-688-2457 
david.peaper@yale.edu
PS 653A

Irwin Nash, MD
203-789-3088 
irwin.nash@yale.edu
CB 6015

Ruth Cooper
203-688-8089
ruth.cooper@yale.edu
CB 407C

Neurology

David Greer, MD
203-737-4343
david.greer@yale.edu
LLCI 912A
Suzanne D’Albero
203-785-2276
suzanne.dalbero@yale.edu
800 Howard Ave, YPB LL

Neurosurgery

Joseph M. Piepmeier, MD
203-785-2791
joseph.piepmeier@yale.edu
TMP 4
Jean Herzog, PhD
203-785-2276
jean.herzog@yale.edu
LLCI 916D

Obstetrics and Gynecology

Marsha K. Guess, MD, MS
203-785-3616 
marsha.guess@yale.edu
FMB 329B
Andre Spitzer
203-737-2334
andre.spitzer@yale.edu
FMB 302B

Ophthalmology

Kathleen Stoessel, MD
203-785-2020 or
203-785-3480
kathleen.stoessel@yale.edu
Yale Eye Center
40 Temple St, Ste 3D
Shelly Chastain
203-737-2756
shelly.chastain@yale.edu
40 Temple St

Orthopaedics

Michael J. Medvecky, MD
203-785-3765
michael.medvecky@yale.edu
YPB 133
Margaret Gilshannon
203-737-7057
margaret.gilshannon@yale.edu
464 Congress Ave 
Suite 270

Pathology

Dhanpat Jain, MD
203-785-3743
dhanpat.jain@yale.edu
Y-HNN-EP 2-611
David Wooster
203-785-6493
david.wooster@yale.edu
LH 108

Pediatrics

E. Kevin Hall, MD
203-785-2022
kevin.hall@yale.edu
LLCI 302
Maryam Saeri
203-785-5119
maryam.saeri@yale.edu
SHM I-210B

Psychiatry

William Sledge, MD
203-688-9711
william.sledge@yale.edu
YPH, Rm LV 113
Debbie Pearlman
203-785-2119
debbie.pearlman@yale.edu
300 George St, Rm 901

Surgery

Kimberly Davis, MD
203-785-2572 
kimberly.davis@yale.edu
BB 310
David Tinker
203-737-7067
david.tinker@yale.edu
FMB 102

Therapeutic Radiology

Lynn Wilson, MD
203-737-1202
lynn.wilson@yale.edu
LL507-SMILOW
Donna Espenberg  
203-785-4704
donna.espenberg@yale.edu
HRT 132A

YSM School of Nursing

Richard Jennings  
203-737-2479
richard.jennings@yale.edu
400 W Campus Dr
Ann Marie Thompson  
203-737-5700
ann.thompson@yale.edu
400 W Campus Dr

Chief Executive Officer

Paul Taheri, MD, MBA
203-785-5790
paul.taheri@yale.edu
SHM I-213

Chief Medical Officer

Ronald J. Vender, MD  
203-737-5944 
ronald.vender@yale.edu
SHM L-207

Chief Operating Officer

Frederick Borrelli
203-785-3266 
frederick.borrelli@yale.edu
FMB 102

Compliance Medical Director

Joshua A. Copel, MD
203-785-2671 
joshua.copel@yale.edu
Children’s Hospital,
West Pavilion, Room 403

Medical Billing Compliance Committee

Deborah ArmitageAssociate Controller, Yale University
Douglas BebbingtonDirector, Internal Audit & Quality Assurance, Yale University
Frederick BorrelliChief Operating Officer, Yale Medical Group
Joshua A. Copel, MDCompliance Medical Director, Yale Medical Group
Gary V. Desir, MDInterim Chair, Department of Medicine
David FlorinGeneral Counsel, Yale University
Rob Goodman, MB, BChirActing Chair, Department of Diagnostic Radiology
Judy GuayDirector of Compliance, Yale Medical Group
Cynthia SmithAssociate Provost for Health Affairs, Yale University
Stephanie Spangler, MDDeputy Provost for Health Affairs, Yale University
Paul Taheri, MD, MBAChief Executive Officer, Yale Medical Group
Lynn Tanoue, MDVice Chair for Clinical Affairs & Interim Section Chief
Robert Udelsman, MDChair, Department of Surgery
Mathew Varughese (Alt)Associate General Counsel, Health & Regulatory Affairs, Yale University
Ronald J. Vender, MDChief Medical Officer, Yale Medical Group
Cynthia WalkerDeputy Dean, Yale School of Medicine Finance & Administration, Yale University