About The Compliance Team
The Compliance Team is a nationally recognized healthcare accreditation organization. We provide comprehensive accreditation and certification services to healthcare providers based in all fifty states, Puerto Rico and US Virgin Islands. The Compliance Team’s proprietary accreditation status is known as Exemplary Provider Accreditation®.
Our industry-leading accreditation model features healthcare’s first comprehensive set of plain language, operations-driven quality standards with expert-led implementation guidance. We have the distinction of being a Certified Women’s Business Enterprise and of being recognized by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council.
Founder and CEO, Sandra C. Canally, RN (Sandy) is the principal architect and author of the firm’s comprehensive accreditation programs. Our focused certification programs are derived from the accreditation standards. All programs are centered on Sandy’s passionately held belief that “every patient deserves exemplary care” and that “healthcare delivery excellence should not be difficult or costly to achieve.”
Our Executive Team
Sandra C. Canally, RN
Founder and CEO
Sandy is the principal architect and author of The Compliance Team’s accreditation programs, which are centered on her passionately held belief that every patient deserves exemplary care and that healthcare delivery excellence should not be difficult or costly to achieve. Sandy remains actively involved in the organization.
Richard J. Canally, Jr.
Senior Vice President
Richard (Rick), a former journalist, is responsible for The Compliance Team’s overall corporate messaging and marketing strategy. He also serves as The Compliance Team’s corporate Secretary and has served in nearly every administrative and operational capacity within the organization.
COO and CFO
Steve has served on the Executive Team of The Compliance Team since 2006. He has over 30 years of experience in multiple areas of the healthcare industry and functions as the chief operations officer as well as the chief financial officer.
Kate Hill, RN
VP Clinic Services Division
Kate joined The Compliance Team in early 2012 to direct our Rural Health Clinic accreditation program. She serves on the board of the Nat’l Association of Rural Health Clinics.
VP DMEPOS and Pharmacy Services Division
At The Compliance Team since 2007, Lesa manages field personnel and provides on-going personnel training. She oversees schedules and call assignments and hires and trains new field advisors.
Charles Lager, RPh, MBA
Senior Pharmacy Advisor
Charlie has 30 years of home care experience and over 35 years of health care experience. He has worked at The Compliance Team since 2014.