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Skinner Promoted to SVP, Chief Provider Relations Officer at New VSP Provider Solutions Division

Michelle Skinner.​ RANCHO CORDOVA, Calif.,— VSP Global announced that Michelle Skinner has been promoted to senior vice president and chief provider relations officer. In this role, Skinner will lead the company’s newly formed doctor-focused division, Provider Solutions, which falls under VSP Global’s Omni-Channel Solutions line of business. Skinner will report directly to the interim CEO of VSP Global, Rob Lynch. Provider Solutions will centralize many provider-facing functions, programs and communications under one umbrella to help better align the doctor experience. Additionally, it will manage and further enhance the VSP Global Premier Program, which connects more VSP patients with VSP network…


Lasik and Cataract Surgery Provider, NVision Eye Centers Acquires Walman Eye Centers

James Pereyra, president, NVision.​ ALISO VIEJO, Calif.—NVision Eye Centers has acquired Walman Eye Centers of Central and West Phoenix, Ariz. With this addition, the lasik and cataract surgery provider expands its number of locations in the west from the 22 centers it has already established throughout California, Nevada and Oregon. “It has been an exciting year for both breakthroughs in ophthalmology and company growth,” said NVision president James Pereyra, whose organization was among the first to perform the recent U.S. FDA-approved Kamra inlay procedure to treat aging eyes. “We could not be more excited or proud to gain such a…