Hopping Green & Sams, P.A. is pleased to announce its renewed association with Jennifer A. Tschetter in an of counsel capacity with the firm. Jennifer returns to Hopping Green & Sams, P.A. after a decade of public service to the state of Florida. After serving for two years as appellate and rules counsel for the Department of Business and Professional Regulation, Jennifer joined the Department of Health. While at Health, Jennifer served in a variety of positions including General Counsel for three years before being named Chief of Staff and ultimately Chief Operating Officer of the Department.
During her tenure at Health, Jennifer successfully promulgated the rule for statewide trauma center apportionment, initially led the Department’s efforts to promulgate rules related to cannabis, created and supervised a centralized contracts unit for the Department’s more than $1.5 billion in contractual obligations, served as President and CEO of Department’s Medicaid managed care plan, and led the Department’s efforts to become the first accredited statewide public health system in the nation.
At Hopping Green & Sams, P.A., Jennifer will continue in her concentration on health care law matters including negotiations with regulatory agencies, licensing, government procurement, rule-making, litigation, and legislative advocacy.