Parallon Appoints Brendan Courtney President and CEO of Workforce
Management Solutions Business Unit
Parallon Business Solutions, a leading provider of healthcare business and operational services, today announced it has appointed Brendan Courtney as president and chief executive officer (CEO) of the company’s Workforce Management Solutions business unit, reporting directly to Parallon’s president and CEO, Michael O’Boyle. The announcement follows an extensive national search to find a permanent successor after the retirement of Jack Lisle in 2012.
Prior to joining Parallon, Courtney served as president at Randstad Finance & Accounting, Randstad Human Resources and The Mergis Group, one of the nation’s leading specialized professional placement firms. He also spent more than 20 years in a variety of senior leadership positions with professional services and recruiting companies, Spherion Corporation and A.J. Burton Group. Courtney graduated from Johns Hopkins University.
“As a 25-year veteran in professional staffing and recruiting at top companies, Brendan’s leadership experience will enable Parallon to continue to evolve our workforce management products and services to stay at the forefront of clients’ needs,” said O’Boyle. “With labor costs the single largest driver of spending growth for hospitals, innovative workforce management strategies play a critical role in Parallon’s goal to help providers tackle the formidable challenges they face with solutions that increase cash flow, reduce costs and gain operational efficiencies.”
For more information about Parallon Business Solutions, visit www.parallon.net , follow @ParallonConnect or call 615-807-8000.
About Parallon Business Solutions
Headquartered in Franklin, Tenn., Parallon Business Solutions is a leading provider of healthcare business and operational services. Parallon partners with hospitals and healthcare systems to improve their business performance through proven practices in revenue cycle, group purchasing through HealthTrust, supply chain, technology, workforce management and consulting. Parallon is committed to bringing a deep and evolving knowledge, a long track record of operational excellence and a broad portfolio to all partnerships, in order to help them to thrive in the communities they serve. Parallon employs more than 22,000 professionals and serves more than 1,400 hospitals and 11,000 non-acute care providers, including physician offices, long-term care facilities, home health, psychiatric centers and more. Visit www.parallon.net  or follow @ParallonConnect.