February 25, 2011 -
Lori Larson of Olympic Medical Physicians (OMP) Primary Care Clinic has been promoted to director of primary care services.
Previously the office manager, Larson will now oversee the day-to-day operations of the clinic, provide support and direction to the clinic’s medical and office staff, and work directly with OMP leadership and clinic staff to develop policies and procedures.
“Lori has been adding value to the services provided at Olympic Medical Physicians Primary Care Clinic for more than four years,” says Sheri Greene, administrative director of Olympic Medical Physicians. “She has proven herself to be a capable, valuable member of the OMP team. We look forward to the contributions she will bring to the Primary Care Clinic in her new role as OMP Director of Primary Care Services.”
Larson joined the Primary Care Clinic in August 2006, working in the call center as a receptionist and scheduler. She became office manager of the clinic in 2008. Larson is trained in Olympic Medical Center’s Lean process improvement program and is currently leading the effort to improve the billing process at the Primary Care Clinic. Prior to her position at the clinic, Larson worked in Tillamook, Ore. and Las Vegas, Nev. primarily in surgical services. Larson has her Bachelor of Arts degree in biology from Wittenberg University and is currently completing work to obtain her Master of Arts in Health Administration from Ashford University.
“I’ve enjoyed working at the Primary Care Clinic and am delighted to continue on in this new capacity,” says Larson. “I’m looking forward to the changes and challenges ahead of me and am excited to help this clinic continue to grow and succeed.”
Olympic Medical Center (Clallam County Public Hospital District No. 2) is a comprehensive, award-winning health care provider for more than 70,000 residents of ClallamCounty. It has served the community since its establishment on Nov. 1, 1951, and is governed by a seven-member, publicly elected board. OMC is a sole community hospital and rural referral center. It provides inpatient services at its 80-bed acute-care facility in Port Angeles, including a level-three trauma designated emergency department, surgical services, and labor and delivery. OMC’s outpatient services include cardiac, imaging, physical therapy and rehabilitation, laboratory, sleep medicine, surgical services, home health, physician clinics and comprehensive regional cancer care at locations in Port Angeles and Sequim.