Institutional Compliance and Privacy Office

The Institutional Compliance and Privacy Office guides the activities related to the institution’s commitment to conduct all business with integrity and in compliance with the letter and spirit of all local, state, and federal laws, rules, and guidelines, including:

  • Enforcing UT Health San Antonio’s Standards of Conduct
  • Directing all compliance-related activities and investigations
  • Interacting with federal, state, and local regulatory agencies on compliance initiatives

Compliance and Ethics Committee

The Compliance and Ethics Committee is comprised of leaders from across the institution. The Committee meets quarterly to review institutional compliance and privacy-related matters, monitoring reports, compliance hotline reports, and educational materials, as well as recent developments with respect to compliance news. The Compliance and Ethics Committee includes a Research Compliance Subcommittee.

Questions about specific compliance or ethical issues should be directed to a member of the Institutional Compliance and Privacy Office.

UT Health San Antonio

Institutional Compliance and Privacy Office

Mailing Address:  7703 Floyd Curl Drive, MC 7861, San Antonio, Texas  78229

Jessica Saldivar, JD, LL.M., CHC, CHRC
Chief Compliance and Privacy Officer
(210) 567-2066
Bonnie Ann Sexton, MS, CHC, CHRC, CHPC
Director, Compliance Programs and Policy Governance
(210) 567-5212
Erika M. Babin, M.Jur, RHIA
Director, Billing & Coding Compliance Program
(210) 567-2066
Melissa Bazan, MA, CHRC, CHPC
Compliance Program Manager
(210) 567-6784
Lisa Hernandez, CPC, CHC, CRC
Regulatory Risk and Compliance Consultant
(210) 567-2036
Thea K. Lyssy, MA, PMP, CQIA
Compliance Policy Administration and Development Manager
(210) 567-9270