June 9, 2015
Lawrence Arthur Vinson, BSN, RN, was recently promoted and named as the new Chief Quality Officer with the Quality Management Department for Three Rivers Medical Center effective May 18, 2015, announced Chief Executive Officer Greg A. Kiser, MHA. He was previously a Clinical Data Abstractor, Quality Coordinator and a Charge/Staff/Staff R.N. with the Medical/Surgical Department.
“As CEO of Three Rivers Medical Center, I am very pleased about the promotion of Lawrence Vinson to the leadership team of the hospital in assuming the leadership and administrative responsibilities for quality operations. He has excellent credentials in nursing, clinical education and healthcare management to bring to his new role. He has proven to succeed as a capable leader and will thrive to strengthen hospital administration and quality operations with our facility,” Kiser stated.
Vinson was hired as a Staff R.N. in January 6, 2009. He received his nursing degree from the Ashland Community and Technical College in December 2008. Prior to him assuming his nursing responsibilities, he had previously worked at the hospital as a contract employee serving in the position of Financial Counselor in providing financial counseling advice to patients. He operated his privately owned company, AMAS Financial Services. Vinson later transitioned to the role of Clinical Data Abstractor, Quality Coordinator on May 7, 2012. Vinson was also honored with the award as Employee of the Quarter for the year 2011.
Vinson received his Associate Degree in Nursing from Ashland Community and Technical College in December 2008 and his Bachelor of Science Nursing Degree from the University of Phoenix in May 2014. In October 2014, Vinson completed the Company’s Quality Officer training.
Vinson and his wife Tammie who reside in the Louisa area have two children Brady and Zoe. He is a welcome addition to the Management Team of TRMC.