LAKE SUCCESS, N.Y., April 17, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- PM Pediatrics, an award-winning provider of after-hours pediatric urgent care, is pleased to announce the appointment of David J. Biehl as its Executive Vice President and General Counsel. In this newly created position, Mr. Biehl's responsibilities will include identifying and developing new locations for PM Pediatrics' expansion and managing the Company's legal affairs.
"David will be a tremendous asset to PM Pediatrics and an excellent addition to our management team," said Steven Katz, founder of PM Pediatrics Management Group. "David's extensive expertise in real estate and corporate transactions, combined with his proven leadership skills and years of experience in the health care industry, make him the ideal choice to help implement the Company's growth plans."
Prior to joining PM Pediatrics, Mr. Biehl was a Partner/Director at the New York law firm of Garfunkel Wild, P.C., where he was also Chair of the firm's Real Estate Group and a member of the firm's Business and Health Care Practice Group. He has over 24 years of legal experience focusing primarily on real estate and corporate transactions for a broad range of commercial and not-for-profit clients, including commercial real estate firms, public companies, hospitals, nursing homes, physicians and physician groups. Mr. Biehl has extensive experience in complex real estate and corporate transactions, including commercial leasing projects, public and private financings, real estate acquisitions and sales, construction projects, equipment acquisitions, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, partnerships and employment arrangements. He has acted as lead counsel in the development of numerous medical, commercial and industrial buildings, continuing care retirement communities, nursing homes, assisted living facilities, diagnostic and therapeutic radiology facilities, ambulatory surgery centers, cancer centers and mixed-use facilities. Mr. Biehl graduated from the State University of New York at Albany with honors and he earned his J.D. from the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, where he was a member of the Cardozo Law Review.
About PM Pediatrics
Established in 2005, PM Pediatrics (www.pmpediatrics.com) is an after-hours urgent care practice staffed by Pediatric Emergency Specialists trained in treating children in urgent situations while minimizing pain and unnecessary tests. With four (4) locations in Long Island, Westchester and Queens, PM Pediatrics provides care and treatment for a broad array of illnesses and injuries including asthma, fever, dehydration, fractures and wounds requiring stitches. Each practice features on-site digital X-ray and a comprehensive laboratory for immediate test results. PM Pediatrics accepts most insurances and is open 365 days a year, from 5:00 p.m. to midnight weekdays and from 12:00 p.m. to midnight on weekends and holidays.
PM Pediatrics recently made Inc. magazine's "2011 Inc. 500|5000" list of the nation's fastest-growing private companies and was the only pediatric urgent care provider to be honored. PM Pediatrics was also selected as one of only three New York-based companies to make Modern Healthcare's national listing for "Best Places to Work in Healthcare in 2011."
About PM Pediatrics Management Group
PM Pediatrics Management Group was established in 2003 to oversee all non-clinical aspects of the PM Pediatrics practices. The management group is focused on several core business principles which contribute greatly to the success of PM Pediatrics. Among these are market analysis and site development, staff recruitment and training, operational efficiency, collective purchasing power and financial management.
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