Title : Director of Compliance

Department : Compliance

Type : Full Time

Location : Houston, TX

Job Details :

The Harris Center for Mental Health & IDD is looking for an experienced Compliance Director for our team

About the Position

The Director of Compliance at The Harris Center will manage the Compliance and Rights activities for our organization. This will primarily involve the oversight over the adherence to state and federal contracts and program service guidelines. You will provide written compliance guidance to various departments as well as coding compliance feedback to our clinicians. The Compliance Director will also be responsible for preparing a quarterly report on compliance for the Agency to our Board of Trustees in addition to developing and updating the Agency Compliance plan for review and approval from the Board of Trustees. As the Director of Compliance, you will also oversee the Agency Translation and Interpretation Program.


  • Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance
  • Short- and Long-term disability insurance
  • Life and accident insurance
  • Prescription plan
  • Flexible Spending Accounts 
  • 401(a), 403(b), or 457 retirement plans with matching
  • Generous PTO
  • Competitive salary
  • Family and Medical leave
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Loan Repayment Coordination Assistance
  • Professional development programs
  • New hire referral bonus


  • Master's Degree in Human Services, Healthcare Management, or Public Policy
  • Healthcare Regulatory Compliance certification preferred
  • Certified in Healthcare Compliance (CHC) or Certified in Healthcare Privacy Compliance (CHPC) or other comparable certification
  • 5 years of experience managing staff and departmental budgets
  • 7 years of experience managing complex projects related to healthcare compliance
  • 10 years of experience in health plan compliance, operations, audit, and/or health care counseling

About The Harris Center for Mental Health & IDD

The Harris Center is the state-designated Local Mental Health Authority and Local Intellectual and Developmental Disability (IDD) Authority serving Harris County, Texas.  As the largest behavioral and developmental disability care center in Texas, The Harris Center provides a full continuum of services at 86 different sites across Harris County in more than 42 different languages as well as sign language in order to better serve our community. We are committed to meeting the behavioral health and IDD needs of Harris County residents and giving them hope to live to their fullest potential. 

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The Harris Center for Mental Health and IDD (“The HARRIS CENTER”) is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.