Lisa Harrington is a senior consultant for BSM’s Progressive Surgical Solutions division, which specializes in the development and management of ambulatory surgery centers (ASCs). She is based in San Diego.
In her position, Ms. Harrington assists ASCs with state licensing, Medicare certification, and accreditation survey preparation. She also assists ASCs with implementation of quality assurance and performance improvement (QAPI) programs and maintaining ongoing compliance to applicable regulations and standards.
Prior to joining BSM, Ms. Harrington served as the principal and CEO of Langston Healthcare Services, a former San Diego-based ASC consulting firm that assisted California surgery centers through the complex requirements of state licensing, Medicare certification, and accreditation. Previously, she worked for San Diego Outpatient Surgical Center as its ASC administrator for six years. Ms. Harrington started her career in the health care industry as a special projects coordinator at the University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston.
Ms. Harrington has more than 30 years of ASC experience, including extensive knowledge of ASC daily operations, licensing, Medicare certification, and accreditation. Throughout her career, she has consulted with more than 100 ASCs on important compliance and operational matters.
Ms. Harrington received a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Texas, Austin. She is a member of the Ambulatory Surgery Center Association (ASCA) and the California Ambulatory Surgery Association (CASA).