Alec Alexander has been named the State Compliance Officer for CHRISTUS Health Louisiana. Alexander has a Bachelor of Arts – Biology from the University of Dallas and a Juris Doctorate from the South Texas College of Law. Prior to joining CHRISTUS, Alexander was in private practice and, from 2002 through 2010, served as an Assistant United States Attorney in the Western District of Louisiana where he specialized in healthcare fraud.
The Regional Compliance Officer's role is to implement and operate the CHRISTUS Compliance Program to ensure that the operations of the organization are consistent with both the Mission and Core Values of CHRISTUS Health and the ethical, legal and regulatory rules and principles within which it operates. The State Compliance Officer, with direct support of the CEO, is responsible for ensuring that all necessary structures are in place to support the Compliance Program and meet all expected outcomes.