BALTIMORE, Sept. 19, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Evergreen Health today announced that it has signed an agreement to provide health care and health insurance services to the Maryland SPCA. The agreement, which will be available to all Maryland SPCA employees, goes into effect immediately.
"The Maryland SPCA is one of the most highly-regarded, longest-serving organizations in the Baltimore area and we are very proud to be partnering with them, said Dr. Peter Beilenson, CEO of Evergreen Health.
"After looking at all of our options, it became very clear that Evergreen Health was the best choice for us," said Sarah Walton, interim executive director of the Maryland SPCA.
Evergreen Health is a non-profit health co-op that was established in 2012 to provide high-quality, affordable, patient-centered health care in Maryland. The company now has 40,000 members. Its affiliate, Evergreen Health Care, operates full-service, innovative health centers in Baltimore City, White Marsh, Columbia and Greenbelt.
Founded in 1869, the Maryland SPCA is an independent, non-profit organization whose mission is to serve and improve the lives of pets and people in the community. The SPCA's new adoption center on Falls Road in Baltimore currently places about 3500 pets in new homes every year.
SOURCE Evergreen Health