August 27, 2021- Tell City, IN - Officials with MEDS are pleased to announce that the company has been selected as the emergency department staffing and management partner for a new hospital client in southern Indiana.Read More
MEDS Selected to Provide Emergency Medicine Services to Perry County Memorial Hospital in southern Indiana
Tell City, IN- Officials with MEDS are pleased to announce that the company has been selected as the emergency department staffing and management partner for a new hospital client in southern Indiana.
Perry County Memorial Hospital is a nonprofit, county-owned critical access hospital located in Tell City, Indiana. The Perry County Memorial Hospital Emergency Department is physician-staffed 24/7 by Emergency Medicine trained physicians. In addition to two fully equipped trauma rooms, the department has seven treatment rooms. Perry County Memorial Hospital ED team also works hand-in-hand with Perry County EMS.
Bill Bryant, Chief Nursing Officer at Perry County Memorial Hospital, states, "We want to make sure that when patients come through the door of our emergency room, they will receive the best quality care. We expect this transition to improve the patient experience and reduce wait times. This is a new day in emergency care for Perry County."
MEDS is excited to be selected as the contracted management group to help support the mission of delivering high qaulity health care in southern Indiana. We are eager to serve this community by providing new physician leadership and physician engagement at Perry County Memorial Hospital’s emergency department.
“With our extensive experience in rural emergency medicine, I am confident that MEDS will help in providing excellent care to the patients in Perry County and the surrounding communities” said Len Glover, DO, FACEP, President and Chief Medical Officer of MEDS. MEDS Emergency Physicians are expected to start working on site in November of 2021.
Headquartered in O’Fallon, Illinois. MEDS provides the management and staffing services to multiple facilities treating approximately 200,000 emergency medicine, hospital inpatient, telemedicine, and urgent care patients. Our commitment to efficient high-quality health care, supported by our accessibility, responsiveness, and management expertise, helps us deliver a personalized alternative to hospitals for their clinical outsourcing needs.