MDH Announces Envision Physician Services as New Emergency Department Physician Group
MACOMB, Ill. – McDonough District Hospital President/CEO Brian E. Dietz, FACHE, announced a new contractual partnership for Emergency Department physician services. Envision Physician Services, a nationwide physician service group, will begin working at MDH on July 1.
Envision boasts more than 25,000 clinicians and 1,600 employees covering 45 states and the District of Columbia. Its provider specialties include: anesthesia, emergency medicine, hospital medicine, women’s and pediatrics, radiology, and surgical services.
“After concluding a four month competitive bid process we are excited to announce that Envision has won the contract to provide our Emergency Department physician coverage. The selection of Envision was a collaborative process with our Medical Staff leadership to assure their concerns and interests were addressed during the selection process,” said Dietz. “Envision is one of the largest national players in this space and has a robust presence in Illinois. We are anticipating this to be a successful transition that will bring greater support and services to Macomb than what we have had in years past.”
Over the past six years, Envision has successfully performed more than 100 transitions to its physician group and overall boasts of more than 30 million patient encounters.
“At Envision, we are very excited and honored to be asked to become part of the McDonough District Hospital family. We will work tirelessly with the hospital to provide excellent patient care for the people of Macomb and the surrounding area and we look forward to getting to know many of you,” said Andy Scoggins, Executive Vice President, Envision Physician Services.
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ABOUT MDH EMERGENCY SERVICES: MDH's Emergency Department is staffed by board certified physicians, nurses, advanced practice providers, and medical technicians trained in advanced life support, pediatric advanced life support, and trauma care. MDH is a designated Emergency Department Approved for Pediatrics (EDAP) by the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) and by the Emergency Medical Services for Children (EMSC). MDH Emergency has been a designated EDAP facility since the late 1990s. MDH also holds the distinction of being an Acute Stroke-Ready Hospital, and for the last 21 years has been a part of the larger OSF Stroke Network.
ABOUT ENVISION PHYSICIAN SERVICES (www.EnvisionPhysicanServices.com): Envision Physician Services is a multi-specialty medical group and one of the top health care companies in the country. Our national group practice is steeped in the commercial, clinical and human realities of delivering high-performance, network-based care today. And we know – through experience, data, and best practices – what has the potential to yield the best outcomes and enhance the delivery of health care in the future. Our vision is to be the most trusted strategic partner for providers, health systems, communities, and payors in the common pursuit of delivering the highest quality of care to the patients we serve. Our mission is to support physicians and caregivers in the alignment with health systems, payors, and communities to form high-performing health care networks.