Avanza announces the addition of our latest team member, Janet Snyder-Beck, BSN, MBA, RN, as Senior Consultant. Janet brings more than 20 years of senior executive management and consulting experience to Avanza. As a Senior Consultant, she will focus on assisting clients with strategic planning, joint venture development, and outpatient service line assessments and redesign.
September was a month full of significant news and announcements about outpatient services and ambulatory surgery. Avanza identified 10 of the top reports on topics that include hospital outpatient investments, debate over outpatient joint replacements, hospital spending, ambulatory stone surgery and opioids.
Avanza Healthcare Strategies will be sponsoring and attending the Becker's ASC 24th Annual Meeting. Avanza is a Gold Sponsor of the conference, which will take place Oct. 26-28, 2017, in Chicago at the Swissotel. It will bring together surgeons, physician leaders, administrators and ASC business and clinical leaders to discuss how to improve ASCs and their bottom lines, how to manage challenging clinical, business and financial issues, and more. More than 1,500 people are expected to attend.
Avanza announces the addition of our latest team member, Jacqueline (Shen) Kim, as Director of Client Services. Jacqueline brings 15 years of healthcare and corporate consulting experience to the Avanza team. In her position, she will focus on areas that include internal and external communications, client relations and project coordination.