Every acorn on the ground is just as alive as the three-hundred-year-old oak tree that towers over it.
– Hope Jahren
Providing Practical Compliance From Deeply Rooted Expertise and Experience To Make A Difference for Our Clients
Whitelaw Compliance Group focuses on emerging health care companies and organizations. We believe that from humble acorns mighty oaks will grow. We also know that every client deserves high-quality, practical compliance that fits the organization’s needs and grows as the company grows. We do this by listening and focusing on one client at a time.
Our Expertise and Experience
With almost 30 years working in and with healthcare companies, and having designed, built and run 4 different compliance programs, we know from experience what works. We also know how to fit the pieces together to get things done as quickly and efficiently giving us the ability to create innovative, effective compliance, because “out-of-the box” compliance solutions simply won’t do.
The epidemic of opioid lawsuits continues to pick-up steam. The latest case is the State of Washington’s latest suit against Johnson & Johnson (“J&J”). It, in part, targets J&J's...
Since 2019 was a landmark year for compliance, we felt it appropriate as we begin our sixth publication year to feature a retrospective look at 2019’s Top 10 Compliance Milestones, and what they...
We Offer a Wide Range of Services
With our flexible, efficient, and experienced approach, Whitelaw Compliance Group can provide a wide range of solutions, custom-tailored to meet each individual client’s needs and budget. Our services include:
- Compliance vision and risk strategy for the present and future
- Program health-checks and CIA readiness assessments
- Board of Director expert services, training, and support
- Interim department staffing
- Policy and SOP development
- Process development and execution
- Helpline creation and management
- Investigation process development and execution
- Staff training and knowledge enhancement
- Regulatory response and remediation
- Serving as an Expert Witness
Company News & Recent Articles
MITCHELL HAMLINE SCHOOL OF LAW
Once again, Dr. Whitelaw is co-teaching Health Care Compliance Skills for the Spring 2020 Semester. This online course is a core component of Mitchell Hamline’s Health Law Institute’s certificate programs for both J.D. students and working professionals. The fall semester begins on August 20th.
MITCHELL HAMLINE SCHOOL OF LAW
Opioid Crisis: Whitelaw, S., When Money and Doritos Don’t Suffice – The Crucial Imperative for Integrating Effective Compliance Controls In The Ongoing Opioid Settlements, 5.10 Policy & Medicine Compliance Update, 1 (2019).
Drug Pricing: Whitelaw, Seth; Fiorentino, Nicodemo; and O’Leary, Jennifer (2018) “Drug Pricing—The Next Compliance Waterloo,” Mitchell Hamline Law Review: Vol. 44 : Iss. 4 , Article 2.
Policy & Medicine Articles
Governance & Operations: Redressing Corporate Misdeeds — Is Holding Individuals Accountable the Answer? vol. 6, issue 1, 14 (co-authored with Nicodemo Fiorentino, Esq.)
Opioid Crisis: Spreading the Blame – DEA Criticized for Its Role in the Opioid Crisis, vol. 5, issue 11, 23.
Real World Evidence: Data in the “Real World” – The Future?, vol. 5, issue 8, 10 (co-authored with David Vulcano, LSCW, MBA, CIP, RAC).
Transparency: Another Twist on Transparency – Transparency in Litigation, vol. 5, issue 6, 13.