Jose Tabuena is an experienced compliance officer, fraud specialist and attorney with a healthcare legal and compliance management background in health system, software technology, physician management, private law firm, and Big 4 consulting environments. He is an active thought leader, published author, and regular columnist with Compliance Week, and an Adjunct Faculty member at Widener University Delaware Law School for their Masters of Jurisprudence programs. He also serves on the Board of Trustees for the Pan American Health Organization Foundation which mobilizes regional resources and technical expertise for the World Health Organization.
Mr. Tabuena held major compliance management roles at Kaiser Permanente, Texas Health Resources, Orion Health, and Concentra | Humana. His legal practice comprised health regulatory matters primarily representing hospital systems and health insurers with liability cases including medical malpractice, medical staff proceedings, and health plan coverage and payment disputes.
Mr. Tabuena attained his Bachelor and Masters of Arts from the University of California, San Diego, and his Juris Doctor degree from the University of California, Berkeley. He holds an active law license with the California state bar. Mr. Tabuena is an Open Compliance & Ethics Group (OCEG) Fellow, Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE), and Certified in Healthcare Compliance (CHC).