ATLANTA (PRWEB) July 27, 2018
Perimeter Healthcare (“Perimeter” or the “Company”) today announced that Lisa Evans has joined the Company as Chief Operating Officer. Evans has extensive experience in behavioral healthcare operations and strategically leading quality and financial operations. Prior to joining Perimeter, she held senior regional and facility leadership positions with HCA, Strategic Behavioral Health, and UHS.
"Lisa is a seasoned leader who consistently delivers results. She is uniquely qualified to drive strategic prioritization, quality and accountability for our facilities. She is a committed industry professional with a passion for operational excellence and quality," said Rod Laughlin, president and CEO, Perimeter Healthcare. "I have a tremendous amount of respect and confidence in Lisa’s ability to lead and direct our hospitals while continuing to build each of our facilities into centers of excellence in the communities we serve.”
"Perimeter’s strategy is to grow its network of behavioral facilities and to be the premier behavioral healthcare provider in the country. Perimeter will focus on best-in-class clinical outcomes and giving patients their lives back. I am excited to be a part of an organization that has a great vision for patients and their families," said Evans, "I am incredibly energized to help lead the company to its next phase of growth aligned with operational excellence."
About Perimeter Healthcare
Perimeter Healthcare was founded to create behavioral healthcare facilities to service a broad range of mental health diseases in both inpatient and outpatient care settings. Perimeter is led by President and CEO Rod Laughlin, who brings 35 years of experience in building and operating successful facility-based healthcare companies. Ridgemont Equity Partners is the financial sponsor of Perimeter. http://www.perimeterhealthcare.com
About Ridgemont Equity Partners
Ridgemont Equity Partners is a Charlotte-based middle market buyout and growth equity investor. Since 1993, the principals of Ridgemont have invested over $4.0 billion in 142 companies. The firm focuses on investments of $25 million to $125 million in industries in which it has deep expertise, including basic and industrial services, energy, healthcare, and technology and telecommunications. http://www.ridgemontep.com