Jeffie Lewis, RN, BA, CMPE, has joined Cardiovascular Consultants in Cape Girardeau as its new Administrator.
Jeffie most recently served as Director of Operations, Specialty Services, with Lourdes Hospital/Mercy Medical Associates. In that role, she was responsible for planning, developing, implementing and directing all activity related to business and clinic operations for 13 employed, multispecialty practice locations.
Her accomplishments included developing a Physician Leadership Council and Physician Quality Council, implementing a patient portal and recruiting and transitioning three large practice acquisitions.
SoutheastHEALTH Chief Operating Office Sly Moore said Jeffie’s experience also includes physician practice management with Southern Illinois Healthcare in Carbondale, Ill., and Southern Illinois Healthcare Foundation in Sauget, Ill. “We are very pleased to have an experienced practice leader join our team and we welcome Jeffie to SoutheastHEALTH.”
“I am excited to join an innovative and progressive healthcare system,” Jeffie said. “I look forward to working with such a great group of professionals.”
Jeffie holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration, an associate degree in applied science and an associate degree in nursing.
Her professional affiliations include the Medical Group Management Association, American College of Medical Practice Executives, the American Academy of Medical Management and the Forum for Healthcare Strategists.