Providing effective management and driving up standards is the modus operandi of Lynn Fearn. As managing director of Healthcare Management Solutions, she leads in the day to day management of the operators care homes.
A real all-rounder Lynn’s role includes handling everything from resolving regulatory and contracting difficulties, arranging continuity of suppliers, book-keeping and monthly management reporting, to recruitment and training of staff and implementation of care quality and management systems.
She is also deputy chief executive of Akari Care, a Birmingham-based operator of 38 care homes, which is managed by Healthcare Management Solutions on behalf of Lloyds Banking Group (LBG). Global asset manager Carlyle Group agreed to take a majority stake in Akari from LBG in July.
Ms Fearn previously held the roles of operations director with Key Healthcare and managing director with Southern Cross Health Care.
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