Director of Operations & Client Services, Solutions Group
Lavenda Young is a healthcare leader with over 30 years of diverse experience. Working primarily in the emergency services sector of healthcare, Lavenda has extensive experience in revenue cycle management, managed care strategies, systems development and management, client and vendor relations and data-driven analytics. Her passion is developing comprehensive strategies that help transform and optimize revenue cycle.
Lavenda joined the Solutions Group Team in late 2016 as Director of Operations & Client Services. Prior to joining the Solutions Group team, Lavenda was the Vice President of Revenue Assurance for Schumacher Clinical Partners, an emergency physician company which serves as the nation’s third largest emergency medicine and hospitalist management firm operating in 32 states.
Before joining Schumacher Clinical Partners, Lavenda served as the Director of Client Services at Acadian Ambulance, an emergency transportation company which serves as the nation’s largest privately-owned ambulance firm operating in 3 states. Lavenda’s career at Acadian spanned over 22 years, where she served in Accounting, Information Systems and Revenue Cycle departments. She also was the Project Manager for the development, marketing and support of Acadian’s RCM proprietary technology software tool known as AR 2000 ™.
When not working, Lavenda is an avid gardener, enjoys travel with her husband and spending time with children.