National Health Care Anti-Fraud Association (NHCAA)
Lou Saccoccio serves as the CEO of the National Health Care Anti-Fraud Association (NHCAA). Established in 1985 as a private-public partnership, NHCAA is the leading national organization focused exclusively on combating health care fraud and abuse. Its members comprise more than 90 of the nation’s most prominent private health insurers joined together with nearly 140 federal, state and local law enforcement and regulatory agencies which participate in NHCAA as law enforcement liaisons. Lou began his service as the chief staff executive of NHCAA in January, 2005.
Lou’s background includes legal, operational and business management expertise. Prior to joining NHCAA, he served as General Counsel and subsequently Senior Vice President of Professional Services at America’s Health Insurance Plans (formerly the American Association of Health Plans). Prior to that, Lou practiced law in Washington, DC, specializing in health care law. He also served as an Assistant United States Attorney for the District of Columbia. His Navy experience includes eight years of service as a JAG lawyer, including tours as an appellate counsel handling national security cases and as the Legal Officer of the aircraft carrier USS KITTY HAWK (CV 63). He is a graduate of the United States Naval Academy and Harvard Law School.