MedPartners and its hospital-based contracting subsidiary, Team Health, have acquired Quantum Plus, a California company that provides physician staffing to hospitals.
The acquisition represents Team Health's entry into the strategically important California market, MedPartners said. Birmingham, Ala.-based MedPartners already manages large medical groups in the state.
Financial terms weren't disclosed.
Santa Rosa, Calif.-based Quantum Plus provides administrative management and physician staffing to 17 hospital emergency departments and urgent-care centers in Arizona, California and New Mexico. It also has an occupational medicine program. Its 150 physicians handle more than 175,000 emergency department visits and 50,000 outpatient visits annually.