|Advocate Dreyer Strengthens Ties to Advocate Medical Group|
New name outside, same great care inside
AURORA - Advocate Dreyer will begin to be branded as Advocate Medical Group (AMG) on January 1, 2017. Dreyer has been affiliated with Advocate since 1996. Over the years that relationship has evolved – most recently represented by the transition in name from ‘Dreyer Medical Clinic’ to ‘Advocate Dreyer’ in 2014.
AMG is a physician-led and governed group comprised of approximately 1,500 clinicians representing more than 50 specialties. It is the largest physician group in Illinois, with more than 300 primary care and specialty outpatient sites throughout Chicagoland and Bloomington-Normal.
|Tuesday, 12 April 2011 11:49|
Advocate Dreyer is pleased to announce Laurie A. Fiorica, M.S., as the new Chief Operating Officer. Previously, Ms. Fiorica was the Vice President of Organizational Improvement at Dreyer.
Prior to joining Dreyer, Ms. Fiorica was a Sensei with Simpler Consulting for three years, applying Lean and six sigma in healthcare, military, and commercial industries. Her previous experience includes 15 years with Eastman Kodak Company serving in a variety of technical, manufacturing, and leadership roles.
Ms. Fiorica earned a Bachelor of Science degree from the State University of New York College at Geneseo in 1991, and a Master of Science degree from the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry in Rochester, New York in 1999. She also earned Six Sigma Blackbelt Practitioner Certification at Eastman Kodak Company in New York in 1999.
As Chief Operating Officer, Ms. Fiorica will be responsible for patient care delivery across the enterprise, including primary care, specialty care, front office support functions, laboratory, radiology, and therapy.