The Progressive Surgical Solutions team is growing! Effective May 1, 2018, we welcome Lisa Harrington, with over 25 years experience in the ambulatory surgery center industry. For the past 22 years, she has owned and operated Langston Healthcare Services, providing guidance and assistance to California ASCs as they navigate the complex the requirements of state licensing, Medicare certification and Accreditation. In the words of Bruce Maller, founder and CEO of BSM Consulting, “Lisa brings a unique and highly valued set of skills to our surgery center consulting team.”
Before acquiring Langston Healthcare Services in 1996, she served as Administrator of San Diego Outpatient Surgery Center, which achieved successful AAAHC accreditation and Medicare re-certification under her direction. Since then, she has assisted many other facilities with state licensing, Medicare Certification and accreditation by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Healthcare, Inc. (AAAHC), the Joint Commission (TJC), Institute For Medical Quality (IMQ), and the American Association For Accreditation of Ambulatory Surgery Facilities (AAAASF).
Ms. Harrington is a graduate of the University Of Texas at Austin, and started her career in the healthcare industry at the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. She is a member of the Ambulatory Surgery Center Association (ASCA) and the California Ambulatory Association (CASA).
We are thrilled to welcome Lisa and are eager to pull together all the talent and experience on our team to continue serving the ASC industry.