MINNEAPOLIS, Aug. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Consulting Radiologists, Ltd. announced today the hiring of Karen Flanagan Kleinhans, M.H.A. as Chief of Strategy & Business Development. Ms. Flanagan Kleinhans will lead and implement CRL's overall strategic direction, business development and marketing plans.
In addition, she will drive strong partnerships within and outside the local healthcare community. Ms. Flanagan Kleinhans will evaluate and generate new initiatives supporting the vision, strategies, and planning priorities of Consulting Radiologists, Ltd.
Ms. Flanagan Kleinhans' extensive background in strategy, business development and project management has been enhanced through her leadership experience with physician organizations, hospitals and health plans, spanning 20 years. She comes to CRL from Allina Hospitals and Clinics where she was Director of Network Development. In that position, she was responsible for the development and implementation of the Allina Integrated Medical Network (AIMN), a clinically integrated physician network.
She received her Masters of Healthcare Administration from the University of Minnesota and a Bachelors of Science from the University of Colorado.
"We feel that Karen's presence will only enhance CRL's already strong leadership team. Her focus on high-quality patient care, coupled with her proven expertise in the integrated network aspect of care delivery, will bolster our ability to provide the best radiologists with access to cutting edge technology, uniquely positioning CRL to serve the broadest population of patients and referring physicians possible."
- Neeraj B. Chepuri, President and Diagnostic Neuroradiologist
About Consulting Radiologists, Ltd.
For more than 80 years, Consulting Radiologists, Ltd. (CRL) has been a physician-owned practice serving patients and providers throughout the upper Midwest. CRL is a leader in outpatient imaging with two imaging centers in Edina and one in Plymouth, Minnesota.
We are trusted to deliver a complete range of radiology services to the healthcare community representing all imaging subspecialties including breast, body, cardiac CT, chiropractic radiology, diagnostic radiology, diagnostic neuroradiology, interventional neuroradiology, interventional radiology, musculoskeletal imaging, nuclear cardiology, nuclear medicine, PET imaging, and pediatrics.
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