New Executives Named for Our Lady of the Lake to Lead Quality, Children’s and Physician Group
Our Lady of the Lake announces three new executives to lead the areas of Quality, Children’s Services and Physician Group:
Published: January 18, 2014
Our Lady of the Lake continues to advance to meet our region’s growing healthcare needs. In 2013, Our Lady of the Lake grew as an employer by thirty percent including significant additions of the Heart & Vascular Institute, expansion of Our Lady of the Lake Physician Group as well as LSU Health Baton Rouge and Our Lady of the Lake College.
With this growth, Our Lady of the Lake announces three new executives to lead the areas of Quality, Children’s Services and Physician Group:
Christi Pierce, Vice President of Quality and Safety
Pierce will lead quality and patient safety across the enterprise. In addition, she is responsible for building the organizational competence of Lean Six Sigma and accountability for outcomes/results.
Nicole Telhiard, Vice President of Children's Services
Telhiard will expand the comprehensive programs and services of Our Lady of the Lake Children’s Hospital to meet the needs of children and their families throughout Louisiana and the Southeast region.
Jamy Richard, Vice President of Finance, Our Lady of the Lake Physician Group
Richard will serve the Physician Group comprised of more than 300 primary care and specialty physicians and lead the finances of over 44 clinic locations.
“It is with great pleasure that we appoint Christi Pierce, Nicole Telhiard and Jamy Richard in these new roles; they are dynamic leaders and will provide excellent guidance for these important initiatives,” said Scott Wester, Chief Executive Officer of Our Lady of the Lake. “Our strategic plan calls for us to continue building the strength of our active organization with a shared emphasis on accountability, results, and premier customer experiences and our leadership is important in shaping our enterprise to thrive.”