MedExpress Urgent Care Names Michael Geldart as Chief Operating Officer

West Virginia company also names Vice President of Human Resources and Vice President of Clinical Operations

Jan 13, 2010, 15:38 ET from MedExpress Urgent Care

MORGANTOWN, W.Va., Jan. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- MedExpress Urgent Care, a national leader delivering fast, affordable, high-quality care for those seeking non-emergency medical treatment, announced today the appointment of Michael Geldart as Chief Operations Officer. MedExpress has also announced the appointment of Russ Sullivan as Vice President of Human Resources and the promotion of Troy Steckler to Vice President of Clinical Operations.

The appointments strengthen and broaden the management team at MedExpress, which operates 40 full-service walk-in clinics across the country.

"MedExpress has been built on delivering high-quality, efficient health care to our patients," said Dr. Frank Alderman, President and CEO of MedExpress Urgent Care. "We are able to do this because we have compiled and continue to grow a talented, experienced team that delivers on these promises that are the foundation of MedExpress."

Geldart, who joins MedExpress from Holland & Knight, will be responsible for the supervision and oversight of business and clinical operations, for support of the Human Resources division, and for expansion and integration management.

Sullivan will be responsible for the development and execution of strategies for staffing, training, employee relations and compensation; payroll automated information systems; and organizational design. Previously, Sullivan was the Director of Human Resources for AllianceCare.

Steckler, who has been with MedExpress since May of 2003 will be responsible for clinical operations oversight, clinical policy and procedure development, office and clinical supply research, equipment and usage guidelines development, as well as the acting HIPAA privacy and OSHA safety officer. Previously, Steckler served as the Regional Director of Clinical Operations for MedExpress in Florida.

About MedExpress Urgent Care

MedExpress Urgent Care has become a national leader in delivering fast, affordable, high-quality care for those seeking medical treatment for illness and injury. MedExpress operates 40 full-service, walk-in urgent care facilities in Colorado, Florida, Pennsylvania, and West Virginia. MedExpress centers are open 12 hours per day, seven days per week, and always have a physician on duty. Founded in 2001, MedExpress is headquartered in Morgantown, W.Va.

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