Ms. Lawrence will serve as a physician group advisor. She comes to PRN with over 25 years of experience as a leader in large, multi-specialty group operations and finance, and possesses a high level of expertise in revenue cycle management. Ms. Lawrence currently analyzes medical practices operationally and financially, providing solutions for profitability and efficiency and produces results-oriented strategies. She also vets out potential strategic partners and works with corresponding practice’s board of directors through the vetting process where indicated.
Ms. Lawrence has served as an executive leader in roles such as CEO, associate COO, regional director and executive director for large multi-specialty and single-specialty groups with over 400 physicians and staff compliments of over 2,000, including Queens-Long Island Medical Group, Urology Associates and NRAD Medical Associates.
Other highlights of her career include receiving a recognition award for her participation in achieving NCQA accreditation for HIP of Greater New York; establishing a cardiac prevention program to reduce recidivism and improve patient care outcomes; establishing and managing urgent care programs within the facilities she managed; overseeing build-out and construction of new offices under her management; leading operational finance committees; and leading group-wide quality improvement initiatives.
“We are excited to add a consultant of Cinzia’s caliber to the PRN leadership team,” says Jonathan Friedman, MBA, CPC, Principal of PRN Advisors. “She has extensive experience helping physicians and healthcare organizations tackle critical financial and operational issues. Our existing clients will certainly benefit from her wealth of knowledge, and we expect prospective clients to view her addition as yet another reason to partner with PRN.”
Ms. Lawrence graduated from St. John’s University with a bachelor’s degree in healthcare administration and is pursuing an MBA in healthcare from Dowling College. Ms. Lawrence is a member of the Medical Group Management Association and the American College of Healthcare Executives.