COLUMBUS, Ga.—American Vascular Access has opened a new vascular access center in Columbus, Ga.
“Our Newnan, Georgia center has been a great success for American Vascular Access, LLC, and the addition of the Columbus, Georgia center is evidence of that," said Janet R. Dees, CEO and president of American Vascular Access.
American Vascular Access has hired Jay Copelan as Facility Director for Columbus Vascular Center, LLC. Copelan has over 20 years of clinical practicum experience and 10 years of administrative management experience in clinical and dialysis treatment.
He is a registered radiology technologist and a graduate of Kennestone Hospital School of Radiology. “We all are very confident that Mr. Copelan’s leadership and experience will be value added for Columbus Vascular Center LLC," Dees said.
“Our goal has continued to be to introduce our Nephrology friendly business model to more Nephrologists, and our rapid growth this last fiscal year illustrates the strength and appeal of our business model to our physician partners," said William R. Wright, COO, American Vascular Access.
“It is very exciting to be bringing jobs to the cities we are developing in, providing a needed service within that community and offering a cost savings to the payers that we contract with, it’s a win-win for everyone," said Denia Ortiz, Vice President, Revenue Cycle, American Vascular Access.