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Regina G. Morano, J.D., CHC


Executive Counsel
Compliance & Regulatory Affairs
Office: (202) 298-8750
Fax:     (202) 337-5804


Regina G. Morano, J.D., CHC is a highly regarded healthcare attorney and compliance executive wIth more than two decades of experience in both the private and public sectors.

Ms. Morano began her healthcare career as a Jesuit Volunteer and founding staff member of Baltimore’s Health Care for the Homeless Program, and has served in key legal and compliance positions with leading hospital, physician, laboratory, academic medical centers, managed care and regulatory organizations.  A former Ethics Officer for the State of New York, she has worked closely with government officials at the state and federal levels to build a culture of compliance and strong regulatory relationships within the organizations and among the constituents she has served.

As a regulatory Special Counsel during the administration of then- Governor George Pataki, Ms. Morano provided legal and legislative counsel to the chairman of the New York State Workers Compensation Board, and drafted key legislation and regulations for the protection of injured workers.

Ms. Morano also recently served as Chief Legal and Compliance Officer for University of Maryland Faculty Physicians; Chief Legal and Compliance Officer for the nation’s leading interventional pain physician group, and previously as Vice President of Legal and Regulatory Affairs & General Counsel for UR Medicine-Thompson Health in New York State.

Earlier in her career she was also Chief Compliance & Ethics Officer for the nation’s premier medication monitoring laboratory, and served as lead regulatory and compliance counsel for Excellus BlueCross BlueShield, New York’s largest not-for-profit health plan.

Among the honors Ms. Morano has received in her career, she was appointed by then-New York Governor George Pataki to the Governor’s Council on Women’s Issues; and was honored by her peers in the legal community as one of the Daily Record’s Top 10 in-house counsels for the Greater Rochester, New York region in 2011.

Ms. Morano focuses her practice in the areas of physician and hospital compliance, regulatory matters involving laboratory and interventional pain providers, workers compensation regulations, and strategic implementation of corporate integrity agreements for healthcare providers who have been subject to government enforcement.

Ms. Morano is an honors graduate of Albany Law School of Union University, where she was appointed to the Board of Trustees upon graduation in 1995. She also holds a B.A. in Political Science from LeMoyne College, where she was appointed to the Board of Trustees in 2018.


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