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Regent Surgical Health Strengthens Leadership Team to Drive Next Phase of Growth
James (Jay) Colehour named Vice President of Business Development
In his new role, Colehour will leverage his medical expertise along with a deep understanding of the healthcare market to help drive Regent's growing portfolio of health system and ambulatory surgery center (ASC) joint ventures.
"Jay's healthcare business background and clinical spine experience make him uniquely suited for his new role at Regent," says Regent Surgical Health CEO Chris Bishop (https://regentsurgicalhealth.com/
Prior to joining Regent, Colehour was the Director or Market Development at Zimmer Biomet Spine, a global brand for personalized bone and joint solutions. An innovator in musculoskeletal healthcare, Zimmer Biomet offers products for joint reconstruction, bone and skeletal repair, sports medicine, spine, and dental reconstruction. Colehour joined Zimmer Biomet with their acquisition of LDR Holding's innovative spine business, where he had a similar role.
"I joined Regent for the strength of both its leadership team and culture, and I look forward to having immediate impact on the business," Colehour says. "Longer term, I'm committed to the idea of transforming healthcare delivery and improving the patient's overall experience through outstanding outcomes at decreased cost."
Colehour served four years in active duty with the United States Marine Corp before entering the pre-medical studies program at Southern Illinois University, Carbondale. He earned his Doctor of Chiropractic from the National University of Health Sciences, Lombard, Ill., in 2001. When a sports-related shoulder injury prevented further work as a practicing chiropractor, he combined sales experience gained during college with his medical/chiropractic training to enter the pharma/medical device side of the healthcare industry.
About Regent Surgical Health:
Regent Surgical Health is among the nation's leading surgery center management and development companies, and the most experienced company offering physician/hospital ASC joint venture partnerships. Regent has an unmatched record for delivering sustainable profitability while enabling physician partners to maintain clinical autonomy and financial control. The company invests capital side-by-side with hospital and physician partners, and firmly believes the by-product of excellent care and efficiency is financial success. To learn more about Regent Surgical Health and other physician/hospital alliance opportunities, visit www.regentsurgicalhealth.com.