Muskegon, MI, March 24, 2010 --(PR.com
)-- Visiting Physicians Association® (VPA®, www.visitingphysicians.com) announced the hiring of Amy Jo Terry, RN, as the new practice manager for its Muskegon office at 800 Ellis Rd., Suite 225. VPA’s Muskegon location covers the Greater Lakeshore area, including Muskegon, Ottawa, Oceana and Newaygo Counties.
America’s leader in house call medicine and specialists in geriatric care, VPA is staffed by more than 145 highly-qualified physicians across 29 locations in eight states available to assist in the diagnosis and treatment of seniors. VPA also has offices in Ohio, Texas, Florida, Kentucky, Indiana, Wisconsin and Virginia.
In her role as practice manager, Terry is responsible for the overall direction, coordination and evaluation of the administrative and clinical area. She also will be handling management responsibilities in accordance with the organization’s policies and procedures for the Physician Practice.
Terry has more than 20 years experience in home care. Prior to joining VPA, she served in several capacities with Hackley Visiting Nurse Service & Hospice, including quality improvement director, utilization review/charge nurse and RN case manager.
Outside the office, Terry is the chair of the Michigan Home Health Association Quality Improvement Committee. She also is a member of the National Home Care Association, National Hospice and Palliative Care Association and Mercy Health Partners Local Integrity Committee.
She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing from Grand Valley State University, a diploma in nursing from Hackley School of Nursing and an Associate in Science degree from Muskegon Community College.
For more information, please call 231-798-9840 or 888-798-9840, or go to www.visitingphysicians.com.
Visiting Physicians Association® (VPA®) is the nation’s leader in house call medicine with 29 locations across eight states. VPA physicians provide comprehensive medical care in the home and specialize in the care of geriatric and homebound patients. Their services include, but are not limited to, physical examinations, ongoing treatment plans, medication management, coordination of home care services and reviews for authorizations. For more information, call 877-HOUSECALL or visit www.visitingphysicians.com.