Pediatrix Medical Group, Fort Lauderdale, Fla., has acquired a three-person neonatal physician group in Lafayette, La., the company announced today.
The doctors staff the neonatal intensive care units at 93-bed Women's and Children?s Hospital and 316-bed Lafayette General Medical Center in Lafayette.
"We made our decision to join Pediatrix for a number of reasons, including their ability to support our growing practice," said Jim Adams, D.O., medical director for the practice, in a news release.
Pediatrix paid cash for the practice. Terms were not disclosed by the company, which, along with its affiliated professional corporations, employs more than 700 physicians in 31 states and Puerto Rico.