Diamond News

Spirit of Diamond Winners!

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Diamond is pleased to announce our Spirit of Diamond winners. These individuals were nominated in 2016 for demonstrating the values of Diamond in a consistent and productive manner. They go above and beyond and embody the “Spirit of Diamond” to motivate and challenge others to do their best.

Congratulations to our winners!

Quality Care 
Kathy O’Neill - Executive Director Behavioral Health, Steward Health, Carney Hospital, Dorchester, MA

May is Mental Health Month

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Since 1949, Mental Health Awareness Month has been observed in May by reaching millions of people through the media, local events, and screenings. Diamond’s employees play a large role in creating awareness of mental health needs and resources in their local communities. This year we are promoting Mental Health America’s “Risky Business” series. These flyers include risk factors such as prescription drug misuse, Internet addiction, and excessive spending.

Diamond Welcomes Joseph Trapani, Vice President, Operations

Friday, April 21, 2017

Diamond Healthcare Corporation is pleased to announce Joey Trapani has joined the Operations team as Vice President. An experienced healthcare executive, Joey brings to Diamond tremendous skills in operational management, process improvement, regulatory affairs, business development and quality improvement outcomes. Having served most recently as CEO of Poplar Springs, a psychiatric hospital in Petersburg, VA, Joey has proven experience in all aspects of management. 

At Diamond, he will be responsible for the oversight of contracts, including new psychiatric hospital start-ups.

Susan Garrison-Frazier and Elizabeth Lawrence Join Corporate Integrity Department

Monday, April 17, 2017

Susan Garrison-Frazier, Director, Compliance joins Diamond from the University of Virginia Health System with over 25 years of experience in the healthcare industry. Her experience in compliance, privacy and identification and classification of federal risks has spanned over multiple settings including physician practices, large health systems with multiple service lines and home health.

Welcome Leslie L. Deane, Director, Market Strategies

Monday, April 10, 2017

Diamond is pleased to welcome Leslie Deane as Director of Market Strategies to our team. A seasoned psychiatric and acute care hospital administrator and strategist, Leslie has experience in both for-profit and not-for-profit, inpatient and outpatient settings, from rural critical access to large urban markets.

She will help develop intake and assessment services at new psychiatric hospitals and assist in recruiting and selecting marketing staff for our contracted facilities.

Diamond Sells Reach EAP

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

On February 1, 2017 Diamond’s Reach Employee Assistance Program will have a new parent company.

"The EAP business has changed significantly over the last several years and the business model we have utilized no longer fits as well into Diamond’s long-term goals," said Richard Feldman, Diamond's President and CEO. "We selected AllOne Health because of their passion and dedication to employee assistance. We believe this acquisition will allow Reach to grow and realize a new potential in a very competitive environment."