BHM Healthcare Solutions, a healthcare consulting firm recently announced the appointment of Dr. Fred Richmond to the position of VP Clinical Operations. Dr. Richmond will be working as a team leader with new and existing BHM clients and is well known for not only his leadership abilities, but his distinguished career in the fiscal, marketing, educational and training aspects of health care operations and management.
Online PR News – 08-June-2010 – – BHM Healthcare Solutions is pleased to announce the addition of Fred Richmond, MBA, PhD to its team of expert healthcare consultants. Dr. Richmond is a highly qualified healthcare consultant and will serve in the capacity of VP of Clinical Operations at BHM.
Dr. Richmond has had a long and distinguished career in the healthcare and behavioral health fields. He recently served as the executive director for the American Academy of Pediatrics in California. Prior to this Dr. Richmond dedicated himself to the impressive position of Chief Executive Officer for the Coalition of Orange County Community Clinics. During his time at the Coalition of Orange County Community Clinics Dr. Richmond provided outstanding administrative leadership, infrastructure, and overall management direction for 17 Community Health Organizations with 46 separate facilities. Other positions Dr. Richmond has held include Director of the University of Massachusetts Medical School, Chief Operating officer for Progressions Group-Eugenia Hospital in Lafayette Hills, PA, and Clinical Director for Universal Health Services in Chester Pennsylvania, and Northwestern Institute Child and Adolescent Services.
Dr. Richmond also has extensive experience serving as a senior consultant for a number of organizations including the Public Consulting Group, where he led recovery efforts to recoup lost revenue and was responsible for $4 million dollars in additional sales projects, Pricewaterhouse Coopers, LLP where led recovery efforts and provided ongoing education and training for both physicians and clinicians.
“It is rare to find someone with such a distinguished set of qualifications, who also exemplifies what a leader in the behavioral healthcare field should be,” stated Mark Rosenberg, President of BHM. Dr. Rosenberg went on to state that “we look forward to working with Dr. Richmond, and fully believe that his unique abilities to mentor, empower, cross-train and engage will be uniquely beneficial to all of our current and future BHM clients.”
BHM is a healthcare management consulting firm whose specialty is optimizing profitability while improving care in a variety of health care settings. BHM has worked both nationally and internationally with managed care organizations, providers, hospitals, and insurers. In addition to this BHM offers a wide breadth of services ranging including accreditation, financial risk management, clinical operations, quality improvement, and denial management.
BHM Healthcare Solutions
St Louis, MO