Altus Emergency Team
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Meet the Leaders of Altus - Altus Emergency Team

Our Mission is to Save Lives 24 / 7

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Kevin Herrington, MBA, FACHE

President

Kevin Herrington began as an Administrator for Altus in early 2007, and has successfully managed several facilities since construction…

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Garrett Syphrett, MBA

Director Of Marketing

Starting his Altus career in the Beaumont facility in mid-2009, Garrett has played many roles within Altus Health.  He has worked directly on the development and acquisitions of new Altus facilities that include centers specializing in freestanding emergency rooms, hospitals, surgery, imaging, cancer and sleep medicine.

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Lorrie Anna Soffes

Director of Revenue Cycle

Lorrie Anna has 17 years experience in healthcare. In 2007, she began her career with Altus Healthcare as the Director of Administrative Services, the (HIM) Health Information Management Department, and a certified coder for the surgery center.

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Amir Bashiri, RN, BSN, MBA

VP of Clinical Services

Amir joined Altus family in 2012 as a part-time employee, and was quickly selected to serve as the first clinical administrator for Altus Emergency Center Baytown in 2013.

 

 

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Lauren Frazier, MBA

Regional Director of Quality Improvement

She joined the Altus Emergency team in 2016 as an Executive Fellow, during which time she rotated throughout the modalities under the guidance of Kevin Herrington, President of Altus Emergency Centers and Executive Vice President of Development.

 

 

 

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Richelle Blackburn

Administrator & Risk Manager

With 24 years in the healthcare industry, Richelle Blackburn oversees administrative duties for Altus Emergency Centers and Altus Health.

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Nick Duplan, MBA, MA

Controller

Nick Duplan began his career at Altus in early 2013 as an Analyst. Since then, his dedication and mathematical skills have led him to the position of Controller.

 

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Bilal A. Saeed

Bilal began his career with ZT Corporate where he served 10 years before making the transition to Altus Emergency Centers as a Billing Support Specialist.

 

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Altus Physicians Group Local ER Physicians Near You.

We Say NO to Surprise Medical Bill and HELLO to Customer Satisfaction

Having our very own in-house doctors provides our patients with many benefits, including:

  • We hire local doctors. Therefore, you can expect to see a friendly and familiar face every time you visit us.
  • Better Quality Control
  • Accountability
  • More qualified physicians. We hold our physicians to a higher standard than that required by the State Board
  • We control billing in house. No Balance or Surprise Billing
  • Bills will come from our Corporate office in Southeast Texas
  • Physician bills will remain separate to maintain transparency. You will be able to see and review the breakdown of the costs.
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Kristin Kappler

Assistant Administrator
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Kris Devries

Administrator

Starting her Altus career at the Baytown facility in January 2010, Kris currently serves as Administrator of the Lake Jackson Free Standing Emergency Room.

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Richelle Blackburn

Administrator

With 24 years in the healthcare industry, Richelle Blackburn oversees administrative duties for Altus Emergency Centers and Altus Health.

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Obinna Ononobi, MBA, MHA

Administrator

Obi joined the Altus Health team in 2013 as an Executive Fellow, during which time he rotated throughout the modalities under the guidance of the then Regional Executive Vice President Kevin Herrington.

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Highlights from the 4th Annual Back The Badge Luncheon
Lumberton ER staff supported the men in BLUE! 👮 We support our guys fighting to keep us safe! 👨‍🚒 Thank you all!
🚨We've got your back!
🚔 Supporting a great cause hosted by the Hardin County Angels of Care.

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🎒 The YMCA Operation Backpack 2019 is in Full Swing!
📍 We're an official Drop Off Location at Altus Emergency Center Baytown up until 08-09.
🏥 The box is in our front lobby for donations. Please see the comments below for the recommended list of supplies to donate.
🤗 Thank you for making a difference in the life of a child!
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