U.S. Urology Partners Adds Mandy Lawrence and Corrinne Ehlert to C-Suite
Experienced Health Executives Fill Roles of Chief Operating Officer and Chief Compliance Officer
U.S. Urology Partners, one of the country’s largest independent providers of urology and related specialty services, today announced the addition of two nationally recognized healthcare leaders to its senior executive team. Mandy Lawrence has joined the rapidly growing business as Chief Operating Officer, and Corrinne Ehlert has been named Chief Compliance Officer.
U.S. Urology Partners was formed in 2018 to support urology practices with an experienced team of healthcare executives and resources, and is backed by NMS Capital. The U.S. Urology Partners clinical network now consists of 24 offices spanning the Midwest and Northeast. Given the interest in U.S. Urology Partners’ unique model of supporting practices, discussions are underway with numerous groups regarding partnership opportunities.
Corina Tracy, Chief Executive Officer of U.S. Urology Partners, stated, “We are very pleased to welcome Mandy Lawrence and Corrinne Ehlert to the U.S. Urology Partners team. Their decades of experience in healthcare operations and backgrounds in providing outstanding clinical care will be invaluable as we continue to enhance the urological services in the communities we serve. In addition to sharing best practices and team efficiencies, Mandy and Corrinne will play a critical role as we expand our geographic footprint.”
Mandy Lawrence, Chief Operating Officer
“U.S. Urology Partners and its care team has a significant impact on the quality of life of the patients we serve. My focus will be on ensuring our team has the operational resources and support they need in order to continue delivering compassionate and high quality care. I look forward to working with our team in developing innovative solutions that improve efficiencies and create an optimal patient and family experience,” stated Mandy Lawrence.
Lawrence an experienced multi-site healthcare operational leader who has distinguished herself throughout her career. With a nursing degree and MBA, she possesses a unique balance of operational expertise and clinical leadership. Responsible for leading U.S. Urology Partners’ short and long-term business and operations strategy, Lawrence shares the commitment of U.S. Urology Partners to provide quality urological care in the communities it serves.
Before joining U.S. Urology Partners, Lawrence was Division Vice President at Center for Autism and Related Disorders, managing the East Division comprised of 20 states. Lawrence previously served as Regional Vice President of Operations for Compassus. During her tenure, her region was recognized as a leader in growth, profitability and quality. In addition to organic growth, Lawrence successfully integrated several newly acquired locations into the organization.
Lawrence received a Bachelor of Arts degree in biology from William Woods University and earned her Bachelor of Science in nursing from the University of Missouri at Columbia. Lawrence returned to William Woods University for her graduate work, where she was awarded an MBA with healthcare administration emphasis.
Corrinne Ehlert, Chief Compliance Officer
“I am excited about the opportunity to develop a comprehensive compliance program that supports the core purpose and ambition of U.S. Urology Partners,” says Corrinne Ehlert. “While compliance is often viewed as a ‘black or white,’ I see the compliance program as part of the fabric of the organization because, to be successful, it relies on the engagement and participation of everyone in the organization. I’m passionate about creating systems, structures and processes that support our associates doing the right thing in the right way for the right reason and contribute to improving the quality of patient care.”
As Chief Compliance Officer, Corrine Ehlert is responsible for the development and execution of U.S. Urology Partners’ Compliance Program. In the ever-changing healthcare environment, Ehlert leads the effort to keep the organization in compliance with applicable rules and regulations, policies and best practices to ensure that U.S. Urology Partners provides a high-quality, compassionate patient experience to every person we are honored to serve.
Ehlert is an experienced healthcare leader with three decades of proven success in performance and outcomes. She brings broad and deep expertise as a healthcare services professional focused on organizational leadership, compliance, and clinical and operational excellence. Ehlert joins U.S. Urology Partners from Three Oaks Hospice, a private equity-backed company with multi-state operations, where she led Compliance, Quality and Clinical Operations. She previously served at Alive Hospice as Vice President of Operational Improvement and Compliance.
Ehlert holds a bachelor’s degree in healthcare administration from St. Joseph’s College in Maine and an associate degree in nursing from University of Nevada Las Vegas.
About U.S. Urology Partners
U.S. Urology Partners is one of the nation’s largest independent providers of urology and related specialty services, including general urology, surgical procedures, advanced cancer treatment and other ancillary services. The U.S. Urology Partners practice continues to grow rapidly and currently consists of a network of 24 offices throughout the Midwest and Northeast. U.S. Urology Partners was formed to support urology practices with an experienced team of healthcare executives and resources, while serving as a platform upon which NMS Capital is building a leading provider of urological services. The U.S. Urology Partners corporate office is in Nolensville, Tennessee, just outside of Nashville. For additional information about U.S. Urology Partners and employment opportunities, please visit the company’s website at www.us-uro.com.