TeamHealth Holdings, Knoxville, Tenn., said it has acquired Southwest Emergency Physicians, Roanoke, Va., which manages and staffs the emergency department at 521-bed Lewis-Gale Medical Center, Salem, Va. Terms were not disclosed.
TeamHealth acquires management, staffing company
Southwest Emergency Physicians was looking for a partner to provide clinical and operational infrastructure to support the practice and maintain a physician-led culture, Robert Dowling, president of Southwest, said in a news release. TeamHealth provides physician staffing and management services at more than 530 locations, including civilian and military hospitals, in 48 states.
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