Vision Source Announces Board Member Addition
Neil Godbey of The Godbey Group and Advanced Plan for Health joins board of directors
KINGWOOD, Texas (June 20, 2013) – Texas-based optometric alliance, Vision Source, announces the addition of Neil Godbey to the organization’s board of directors. Godbey is the President and CEO of The Godbey Group and Chairman and CEO of Advanced Plan for Health, two healthcare advisory and consulting companies.
Godbey has extensive experience in the healthcare industry, which includes urgent care and occupational medicine clinics, mobile diagnostics, hospital and nursing home management, start-up managed care organizations, IPAs, HMOs, strategic mergers, acquisitions, and development. His role to many of his current clients is that of a strategic advisor to the CEO, board chairman and COO.
"We are very proud to have Neil join our board and serving as a guide in connection with a changing healthcare delivery and funding landscape resulting from the Affordable Care Act and healthcare reform," said Vision Source President and COO, Jim Greenwood. "As Vision Source strives to educate, support and create new solutions for our members, we will use the aforementioned change as a competitive advantage," he added. "Our mission is to position Vision Source member practices for continued success through the delivery of an expanding suite of services and Neil will play a vital role in fulfilling this mission."
"I am honored to join such a strong, forward-thinking organization like Vision Source," said Neil Godbey. "I have been impressed by the organization’s strong emphasis on clinical excellence and innovative approach to the rapidly evolving healthcare environment," he added. "I am looking forward to blending my experience with the strengths of this outstanding company that is committed to serving the industry of private practice optometry."
Founded in 1991, Vision Source® is North America’s largest network of private practice optometrists. With more than 2,700+ offices in the United States and Canada, Vision Source consists of the most influential experts in the eye care industry. For more information, call 888-558-2020 or visit www.visionsource.com.