Physician and clinical staffing giant TeamHealth Holdings, Inc. has announced its acquisition of healthcare management provider The Exigence Group; supplier of management and staffing for twelve emergency departments, three hospital medicine programs, and eight urgent care centers (under the name Immediate Care Centers) in New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Texas.
Speaking in representation of The Exigence Group, CEO Greg F. Daniel said, “Since 2000, The Exigence Group has earned a reputation for providing customized solutions for the healthcare industry that meet the ever-changing needs of patients,” he continued. “We chose to partner with TeamHealth to secure the additional resources and infrastructure necessary to continue to provide our hospital and health system clients with the highest level of service and optimal performance they have come to expect. In addition, this new partnership enables us to expand our Joint Commission accredited urgent care model nationally, providing the highest quality patient care at affordable prices.”
Greg Roth, President and CEO of TeamHealth added, “We are excited to expand our presence in the Northeast with the addition of The Exigence Group. The group’s strong performance in the areas of physician recruitment and retention and superior customer service is strongly aligned with TeamHealth’s mission and culture. I look forward to working with their seasoned leadership team on continued growth in this region.”
Exigence’s management group will provide oversight of the development of TeamHealth’s Immediate Care Center services and will continue to support, along with the current Exigence leadership team, existing hospital clients while expanding into other markets, nationwide.