Lea Vlacos joined Freed Associates in 2012. Highly accomplished and organized, Lea impresses clients with the depth and breadth of her health care operational expertise and her commitment to improving processes and developing programs. She has helped several major health care organizations maximize performance in such areas as quality management, member services, provider network management and contracting, medical management, credentialing and grievance management. On behalf of physician practices and urgent care facilities, she has overseen initiatives related to provider contracting, credentialing and EMR implementation. Her specialty areas of knowledge and experience include health care operations, business analysis and process improvement, workflow optimization and project management.
Lea holds a B.S. in Nursing from Southeastern Louisiana University and an M.B.A. and M.H.A. from Georgia State University.