Compliance & Internal Audit
Vice President of Compliance, Audit, Privacy & Investigations
About the Vice President of Compliance and Internal Audit
With decades of experience in compliance, auditing and investigative work, Tim Cleary joined CarePoint Health in 2016 as the Vice President for Compliance and Internal Audit. Prior to that, he worked from 2012 to 2016 as the Senior Vice President for Compliance, Internal Audit and Privacy at Health Quest in Dutchess County, New York, after working for 10 years in compliance and privacy related positions within both the Yale New Haven Health System and North Shore-LIJ. Tim spent the first ten years of his professional career performing investigative roles at various New York State agencies, including the Office of the NYS Inspector General and the Office of the NYS Attorney General—Medicaid Fraud Control Unit.
Tim is a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives (FACHE), a Fellow of the Healthcare Financial Management Association (FHFMA), Certified in Healthcare Compliance (CHC), Certified in Healthcare Privacy Compliance (CHPC) and Certified in Healthcare Research Compliance (CHRC). Tim obtained a Bachelor of Science degree from Marist College, a Master of Public Administration (MPA) degree from John Jay College, and a Master of Science degree from Utica College.
Active in numerous professional associations, he is a member of: the Health Care Compliance Association, where he serves on the NYC Regional Conference Planning Committee; the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA), where he serves on the New Jersey CARE Forum (Compliance, Audit, Risk & Ethics) and the Metro NY Chapter’s Compliance & Internal Audit Committee; and the Greater New York Hospital Association's (GNYHA)—Compliance, HIPAA Privacy & Security Workgroups. Tim also serves on the board of the New England Healthcare Internal Auditors (President in 2015).
He previously served as the chair of the HFMA’s Hudson Valley Chapter’s Audit and Compliance Committee, and as the chair of the Northern Metropolitan Hospital Association (NORMET) Compliance, Internal Audit, Privacy & Information Security Committee.