Fallon Health appoints James Gentile as Senior Vice President and Chief Compliance Officer


Worcester, Mass., October 20, 2016 — Fallon Health, a nationally recognized not-for-profit health care services organization, is pleased to announce its recent appointment of James Gentile, J.D. as Senior Vice President and Chief Compliance Officer.

Gentile has more than 19 years of experience in health care compliance, regulatory oversight, management and operations. Most recently, he served as Fallon’s Vice President of Regulatory Affairs & Compliance and played a significant role in helping to guide Fallon’s commercial program through unprecedented regulatory changes, including Massachusetts Health Care Reform and the Affordable Care Act.

As Fallon’s Senior Vice President and Chief Compliance Officer, Gentile will oversee all  regulatory, privacy and compliance matters as well as internal audit for the organization.

Prior to joining Fallon, Gentile was with the Massachusetts Office of the Attorney General. He also was Chief Claims Administrator at Allmerica Financial.

Gentile graduated magna cum laude with a bachelor of arts in economics from Saint Anselm College and earned a Juris Doctor at Massachusetts School of Law. He serves on the Board of Directors for Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) Project of Worcester.

Gentile resides in Holden, Mass.

Carrie Wattu

About Fallon Health
Founded in 1977, Fallon Health is a leading health care services organization that supports the diverse and changing needs of those we serve. In addition to offering innovative health insurance solutions and a variety of Medicaid and Medicare products, we excel in creating unique health care programs and services that provide coordinated, integrated care for seniors and individuals with complex health needs. Fallon has consistently ranked among the nation’s top health plans, and is accredited by the National Committee for Quality Assurance for its HMO, Medicare Advantage and Medicaid products. For more information, visit www.fallonhealth.org.