GULFPORT, Miss. — Memorial Hospital has named April LaFontaine, FACHE, MBA, CPC, as Chief Administrative Officer (CAO). Ms. LaFontaine most recently held the position of Vice President, Revenue Cycle Services.
In her new role, Ms. LaFontaine will continue to lead the revenue cycle divisions, with new oversight of the organization’s strategic priorities working with providers and facilities for the purposes of potential collaboration and/or shared services. Ms. LaFontaine will work to integrate demands operationally for safety and good clinical results, promoting a service orientation, keeping the organization on a strong financial footing and by providing efficient, high-quality, patient/family focused care.