DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Eating Recovery Center (“ERC”) today announced the appointment of Rebecca Steinfort to the newly-created position of Chief Operating and Business Development Officer, effective immediately. Ms. Steinfort will work alongside Founding Partner and Chief Executive Officer Dr. Ken Weiner and his leadership team to enhance and expand ERC’s treatment of patients suffering from eating disorders and related conditions.
Ms. Steinfort has extensive experience leading mission-driven healthcare companies with significant growth potential. She most recently served as Chief Executive Officer of Hero Practice Services, a practice management group focused on delivering high-quality and compassionate dental, vision and orthodontic services to children in underserved communities. Prior to joining Hero Practice Services, Ms. Steinfort served as Chief Operating Officer of Paladina Health, a subsidiary of Fortune 500® healthcare services company DaVita, Inc., where she oversaw a division that conceptualized and launched a network of innovative employer-focused primary care clinics that grew into a partnership with more than 40 physicians across 11 states. Prior to her role at Paladina Health, she held leadership roles at DaVita including Chief Strategy Officer and Chief Marketing Officer.
Dr. Weiner said, “We are thrilled to welcome Rebecca to Eating Recovery Center. Her skills and experience are a perfect addition to our leadership team as we work to expand our ability to help even more individuals with eating disorders on their path to lasting recovery. She shares our uncompromising standards of offering the very best care to patients and their families, and is an innovative and motivating leader with a vision to help us further our mission and build on the critical support and services we provide.”
Ms. Steinfort said, “There is a significant and far-reaching need for the compassionate, expert-based care that Eating Recovery Center provides, and I look forward to collaborating with Dr. Weiner and his talented team to bring their center of excellence for the treatment of eating disorders to more patients in need of specialized care.”
Ms. Steinfort began her career as a management consultant and previously held leadership roles at Quiznos and Level 3 Communications.
Ms. Steinfort holds a BA in Political Science from Princeton University and an MBA from Harvard Business School.
About Eating Recovery Center
Headquartered in Denver, Colorado, Eating Recovery Center provides comprehensive treatment for eating disorders including anorexia, bulimia, binge eating disorder and other unspecified eating disorders. With 26 centers across the United States, Eating Recovery Center offers healing and hope for a lasting recovery to individuals and families suffering with an eating disorder. Utilizing a full continuum of care, Eating Recovery Center provides expert behavioral health and medical treatment in an environment of compassion, competence, collaboration, and integrity.