NEWPORT BEACH, CA – March 1, 2016 — Alliance Oncology, a division of Alliance HealthCare Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:AIQ), a leading national provider of outsourced healthcare services, announced today three new changes to their senior leadership team.
“As Alliance Healthcare Services aligns itself for growth, our divisions are reviewing their strategic plans, moving to execute as quickly as possible to deliver positive results, and insuring they are structured appropriately to handle the growth within their own segment of the business,” said Greg Spurlock, President of Alliance Oncology. “Alliance Oncology is a key example of stepping forward in this growth story, structuring itself to most efficiently deliver new partnerships and opportunities.”
Alliance Oncology announced that Elizabeth Pace, MHA, has joined the company as Senior Vice President of Operations. Pace has more than 20 years of senior executive healthcare experience and is recognized for her success in developing, launching and growing business for hospital, managed care and ancillary health care services. Pace’s achievements include increased volume and market share across multiple service lines of a $1.3 billion healthcare system, leading business development in managed care startups and providing strategic consulting. Most recently, Pace was the VP of the Oncology Service Line for a nine hospital system where she was responsible for clinically integrating all cancer services including screening, diagnostics, pathology, surgical oncology, medical oncology radiation oncology and all support services. Pace earned a B.S. in Accounting from The Ohio State University and a Master’s Degree in Health Services Administration from Xavier University.
In addition to Elizabeth Pace joining the company, Alliance Oncology announced the promotions of Josh Eaves to Senior Vice President of Strategic Partner Development and Acquisitions and Tim Smith to Senior Vice President of Business Development.
Josh Eaves joined Alliance Oncology October 2006 as Vice President of Business Development, where he was responsible for the development of stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) facilities and radiation therapy centers. Prior to joining Alliance, he held a variety of senior business development positions, including Director of Business Development for Neospine, LLC, and Director of Development for e+ Cancercare, LLC. Eaves earned a B.A. in Communications from Vanderbilt University.
Tim Smith joined Alliance Oncology April 2014 as Vice President of Business Development, where he was responsible for the development of radiosurgery facilities and radiation therapy centers. Smith’s healthcare background includes over 25 years of experience in business development, operations and marketing. Prior to joining Alliance, he served as Vice President of Health System Development for AMSURG—the nation’s largest outpatient surgery center company, and Vice President of Marketing at Clearpractice. Smith earned a B.A. in Marketing and Communications from Lipscomb University.About Alliance HealthCare Services
Alliance HealthCare Services (NASDAQ: AIQ) is a leading national provider of outsourced healthcare services to hospitals and providers. We also operate freestanding outpatient radiology, oncology and interventional services clinics, and Ambulatory Surgical Centers (“ASC”) that are not owned by hospitals or providers. Diagnostic radiology services are delivered through the Radiology Division (Alliance HealthCare Radiology), radiation oncology services are delivered through the Oncology Division (Alliance Oncology), and interventional and pain management services are delivered through the Interventional Services Division (Alliance HealthCare Interventional Partners). Alliance is the nation’s largest provider of advanced diagnostic mobile imaging services, an industry-leading operator of fixed-site imaging centers, and a leading provider of stereotactic radiosurgery nationwide. As of December 31, 2015, Alliance operated 563 diagnostic radiology and radiation therapy systems, including 116 fixed-site radiology centers across the country; and 32 radiation therapy centers and SRS facilities. With a strategy of partnering with hospitals, health systems and physician practices, Alliance provides quality clinical services for over 1,000 hospitals and other healthcare partners in 45 states, where approximately 2,430 Alliance Team Members are committed to providing exceptional patient care and exceeding customer expectations. For more information, visit https://www.alliancehealthcareservices-us.com