Lee Hedman

Executive Vice President

Lee’s healthcare and consulting experiences are showcased in her leadership of over 350+ complex perioperative and anesthesia service assessments and implementation engagements. Throughout her career, Lee’s collaborative management of Operating Room Transformations has yielded significant increases in surgical growth and millions of dollars in hospital profits. Lee leads the anesthesia revenue cycle consulting division where she has successfully worked with physician practices to improve revenue cycle processes and improve financial performance while transforming the anesthesia practice to perform as a business entity and invaluable partner with the hospital. Surgical Directions’ Interim Staffing business line is also managed by Lee, supporting current client staffing voids including OR Director, Educator and Sterile Processing Management.

Lee received her Lean Certification from the University of Michigan’s School of Engineering and her Certification for Project Management from DePaul University through the globally recognized Project Management Institute program. She has also received a Certificate of Mastery for Surgical Services Management. In addition to her consulting work, Lee regularly publishes articles on current topics facing hospitals today.


Saint Xavier University
Bachelor of Business Administration in Business & Finance


DePaul University
Certification for Project Management

University of Michigan College of Engineering
Certificate of Professional Achievement in Lean Healthcare