News | Published January 28, 2014

Traci Evans, CMPE, named director of surgical specialty operations for Mount Nittany Physician Group

Mount Nittany Health is pleased to announce the promotion of Traci Evans, CMPE, to the position of director of surgical specialty operations for Mount Nittany Physician Group.

Evans began with State College Urologic Associates in 1981, was promoted to practice manager in 1995, and then became employed by Mount Nittany Physician Group in 2010, when the urology practice joined Mount Nittany Health. She holds an associate’s degree in specialized business from South Hills School of Business & Technology, and is a Certified Medical Practice Executive (CMPE).

In her new position, Evans will be responsible for directing operational aspects of a group of practices and clinic sites for the Physician Group. Evans will be charged with directing the clinical and operational managers to provide high quality and cost-effective patient care, specifically for ear, nose and throat, gastroenterology, general surgery, reconstructive and cosmetic surgery, ob/gyn, wound care and urology.  

“Keeping quality healthcare local is very important for our community,” said Evans. “With more than 100 providers, Mount Nittany Physician Group provides services that are efficient, affordable, and within reach of patients, and it’s important to me that we continue to do so.” 

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