Orlando, Florida (PRWEB) February 11, 2008 –-
The Paquin Group today announced the addition of Donna Lewis, as the firm’s Director of Medical Spa Development. Lewis’ brings with her more than seventeen years of experience managing and practicing in spa and healthcare-related businesses.
Prior to joining The Paquin Group, Lewis held the title of Spa Director of Eterna M.D. Rejuvenation Center, located in Lake Mary, Florida. A licensed aesthetician and massage therapist, Ms. Lewis has extensive experience in healthcare, skin care, therapeutic massage, customer service, marketing, and product sales.
"The addition of Donna enhances our ability to manage and implement highly successful medical spa operations at our client locations," stated The Paquin Group CEO, Tony Paquin. "Nearly every one of our company’s one hundred plus client hospitals are actively evaluating or implementing medical spa operations."
"I look forward to offering my experience in the spa and healthcare industries to help hospitals and health systems," said Lewis. "Medical spas are the facility of choice among men and women seeking medically supervised anti-aging treatments, skin rejuvenation treatments and other alternative therapies."
"A successful medical spa is dependent upon the integration of quality clinical competencies with non-healthcare retail and operational management skill sets," explained Paquin. "The Paquin Group has developed a proprietary management system known as the Clinical Connection, which focuses on the integration of clinical and retail operations."
As part of their medical spa consultation services, The Paquin Group now offers feasibility studies for medical spas. As Director of Medical Spa Development, Lewis helps hospitals and health systems determine whether or not a medical spa is appropriate for them. The study includes market and competitive analyses, site selection, equipment requirements and recommendations, and guidelines for Medical Director selection and specific job requirements.
For more information contact Jennifer Thompson at (407) 566-1023 or jennifer.thompson @ thepaquingroup.com.
About The Paquin Group
The Paquin Group, the nation’s leading specialist in healthcare-based retail, is an alliance of industry leading experts and resources created to assist hospitals in the implementation of healthcare retail strategies. The company’s core mission is to increase revenue opportunities and minimize risks for healthcare organizations. As Medicare reimbursement rates continue to be pressured downward and expenses rise, new sources for non-reimbursed revenues are becoming essential to the financial viability of hospitals. The Paquin Group helps hospitals identify and implement these new retail revenue strategies. For more information, visit: http://www.thepaquingroup.com