American HomePatient names new president, CEO
BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – Mark Lamp will take over as president and CEO of American HomePatient (AHP) on Jan. 1, the company announced Dec. 3. Lamp was most recently president and COO of Guardian Homecare Holdings, which he led to a successful sale in 2012. He has extensive prior experience in private equity-backed and public companies in healthcare information systems and services. Lamp replaces Joseph Furlong, who will retire after 15 years at the helm of AHP. Furlong will remain on the board of directors as an advisor to AHP and Highland Capital Management, which manages the funds that owns the company.