Nancy Bernstein has been named, effective today, President and Chief Operating Officer of Women’s Health USA, the Avon, Connecticut-based company providing business services to health care providers in Connecticut and five other states. In her role, Nancy will be responsible for Women’s Health USA’s operations with OBGYN physicians and family planning clinics in six states throughout the country, including Connecticut, as well as clinical, billing and operating functions.
Robert E. Patricelli, Chairman and CEO of Women’s Health USA, made the announcement. “Since joining our team in 1999, Nancy has demonstrated great skill and leadership, rising through the ranks to become President of Women’s Health Connecticut and more recently to Executive Vice President of Whusa,” he said. “Women’s Health Connecticut, or WHC, is the company’s flagship joint venture with more than 200 OBGYNs in the state coming together in a single partnership to provide women excellence in their health care experience.” Patricelli further explained that Bernstein would continue as President of WHC for the foreseeable future.
With enthusiasm for her new role, Ms. Bernstein stated “I’m looking forward to putting my experiences and successes in Connecticut to use on a broader scope of business, helping to advance Women’s Health USA as a national player in the women’s health services arena. We have an ambitious vision for the company and I’m looking forward to the new challenge which comes with that.”