WellMed Medical Management, San Antonio, announced it bought six solo primary-care physician practices in Texas for undisclosed amounts.
WellMed buys doc practices in Texas
The clinics are in Corpus Christi, McAllen, San Antonio, San Marcos and Taft. The purchases bring the total clinics operated by the managed-care company to 37 in Texas and four in Florida, according to an e-mailed news release. WellMed expects to announce more purchases before the end of the year.
Dr. George Rapier III, chairman and CEO of WellMed, was named Physician Entrepreneur of the Year by Modern Physician in 2009.
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