TeamHealth Expands New Jersey Presence

By PR Newswire,  September 03, 2014, 04:05:00 PM EDT


Acquires Operations of Teaneck Emergency Physicians

KNOXVILLE, Tenn., Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TeamHealth Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:TMH), one of the nation's largest providers of outsourced physician staffing solutions for hospitals, announced the acquisition of the operations of Teaneck Emergency Physicians. Based in Teaneck, N.J., Teaneck Emergency Physicians manages and staffs the emergency department for Holy Name Medical Center and provides care for approximately 53,000 patients annually.

"We are excited to join a physician-led, patient-focused organization that shares our commitment to quality, efficiency and exceptional patient care," said Richard Schwab, MD, president of Teaneck Emergency Physicians. "Our partnership with TeamHealth will allow us to continue providing exceptional patient care while gaining access to a strong infrastructure to support affiliated providers, our hospital partner and the patients and families we're privileged to serve."

"We are pleased to welcome Teaneck Emergency Physicians to TeamHealth," said Oliver Rogers, president of TeamHealth Hospital Based Services. "This group of top-notch physicians and advanced practice clinicians has a reputation for quality and service, and we look forward to working together to continue providing excellent care for patients and families in Teaneck and the greater Bergen and Hudson County communities that Holy Name Medical Center serves."

About TeamHealth

TeamHealth (Knoxville, Tenn.) (NYSE:TMH) is one of the largest providers of outsourced physician staffing solutions for hospitals in the United States. Through its 19 regional locations and multiple service lines, TeamHealth's approximately 9,800 affiliated healthcare professionals provide emergency medicine, hospital medicine, anesthesia, urgent care, and pediatric staffing and management services to approximately 860 civilian and military hospitals, clinics, and physician groups in 46 states. TeamHealth was recently named one of "America's 100 Most Trustworthy Companies" for 2014 by Forbes magazine. The term "TeamHealth" as used throughout this release includes Team Health, Inc., and all of its related entities, divisions, subsidiaries and affiliated physicians and physician groups. For more information about TeamHealth, visit www.teamhealth.com.

SOURCE TeamHealth



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