TeamHealth Acquires Brookhaven Anesthesia Associates; Expands New York Presence

03 Aug, 2015, 16:05 ET from TeamHealth

KNOXVILLE, Tenn., Aug. 3, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Team Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: TMH), a leading provider of outsourced physician staffing solutions for hospitals, announced the acquisition of the operations of Brookhaven Anesthesia Associates. Based in Patchogue, New York, Brookhaven Anesthesia Associates has staffed and provided anesthesia services at Brookhaven Memorial Hospital Medical Center for 25 years and also serves four surgery centers in the surrounding community. This new relationship will add more than 30,000 annual anesthesia cases to TeamHealth's existing anesthesia operations. 

"Our mission is to deliver accessible, high-quality healthcare in a compassionate environment to the local community," said Satyanarayana Tanguturi, MD, Anesthesiology Department Director of Brookhaven Anesthesia Associates. "Partnering with TeamHealth will allow us to continue delivering high-quality healthcare and will provide vast resources that support our goal of discovering innovative healthcare solutions for our patients."

"We are excited to welcome the talented physicians and certified registered nurse anesthetists of Brookhaven Anesthesia Associates to TeamHealth," said Michael D. Snow, president and CEO of TeamHealth. "We look forward to serving the Patchogue area with a group who shares our same values—quality, compassion and exceptional patient care."

About TeamHealth TeamHealth (Knoxville, Tennessee) (NYSE: TMH) is a leading provider of outsourced physician staffing solutions for hospitals in the United States. Through its 21 regional locations and multiple service lines, TeamHealth's more than 14,000 affiliated healthcare professionals provide emergency medicine, hospital medicine, anesthesia, urgent care, and pediatric staffing and management services to approximately 1,000 civilian and military hospitals, clinics, and physician groups in 47 states. In 2015, TeamHealth was named among "The World's Most Admired Companies" by Fortune magazine and among "150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare" by Becker's Hospital Review. In 2014, TeamHealth was named among "America's 100 Most Trustworthy Companies" by Forbes magazine. The term "TeamHealth" as used throughout this release includes TeamHealth and all of its related entities, divisions, subsidiaries and affiliated physicians and physician groups. For more information about TeamHealth, visit www.teamhealth.com.

 

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