CHA Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center Selects VEP Healthcare to Manage Its Hospitalist Services
CONCORD, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec 4, 2018--VEP Healthcare, Inc. has contracted with CHA Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center (HPMC), a subsidiary of CHA Health Systems, a global leader in biotechnology and healthcare, to manage the hospital’s hospitalist services.
This agreement builds on the partnership formed earlier this year, when VEP Healthcare contracted with the hospital to manage its intensivist services. The objective of this partnership is to improve quality — from clinical outcomes, to process efficiency, to patient satisfaction.
VEP Healthcare has a proven track record of improving hospitalist services in major urban, smaller community, and rural hospitals nationwide. VEP collaborates closely with partner hospitals to improve core measure compliance, meet targets for patient length of stay and for care protocols and outcomes across specific disease categories such as COPD, congestive heart failure, diabetes, sepsis, pneumonia, and more. VEP hospitalist solutions also focus on enhancing hospitals’ patient admission and discharge procedures and on fostering multidisciplinary care protocols.
CHA HPMC provides quality medical and nursing care to Hollywood and its surrounding communities, embracing the area’s diverse, multicultural patient populations. CHA HPMC has a 434-bed acute care facility, including 89 skilled nursing beds. It is CHA HPMC’s mission to provide all who walk through its doors quality care in a compassionate manner. CHA HPMC is proud to be nationally recognized with several quality awards accreditations and designations, including from Healthgrades, the leading online resource for comprehensive information about physicians and hospitals:Patient Safety Excellence Award (2017) Labor & Delivery Excellence Award (2017) Obstetrics/Gynecology Excellence Award (2017) Five-Star Recipient in Hip Fracture Treatment (2018) Five-Star Recipient in Back Surgery (2018) Five-Star Recipient in Treatment of Heart Failure (2018)
Robert Allen, President and CEO of HPMC, says, “We originally partnered with VEP Healthcare to manage our intensivist services. Now, we look forward to building on our partnership by integrating VEP’s hospitalist solutions to help us deliver the highest-quality care to our patients.”
Adds Steven Maron, MD, President and CEO of VEP Healthcare, “We value our partnership with CHA Hollywood Presbyterian and welcome this opportunity to deliver hospitalist services to HPMC’s patients.”
For more information, contact VEP Healthcare. Call 925.225.5837 and visit VEP online at www.vephealthcare.com.
About CHA Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center
CHA Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center (CHA HPMC) is a nationally recognized acute care facility that has cared for Hollywood and its surrounding communities since 1924. Today, CHA HPMC offers comprehensive health care services with a 434-bed acute care facility, including 89 skilled nursing beds. The hospital has a medical staff of more than 500 physicians and specialists, representing 69 specialties and 75 different countries. CHA HPMC embraces the area’s diverse, multicultural patient populations by providing all who walk through its doors quality care in a compassionate manner. It is a member of CHA Health Systems, a dynamic global healthcare organization that owns acute care hospitals, fertility clinics and medical research facilities.
About VEP Healthcare
VEP Healthcare began providing emergency medical management services in 1981. In the years since, the organization’s expertise has expanded into hospitalist services, intensive care, clinical decision units, telehealth, and surgicalist services. Today, the owners of VEP – the company’s physicians, advanced practice clinicians, and corporate personnel – deliver clinical staffing and management services to major urban, smaller community, and rural hospitals nationwide. Partner hospitals call the organization’s positive impact on quality, efficiency, and patient satisfaction “the VEP Effect.” For more information about VEP Healthcare, call 925.225.5837, or visit www.vephealthcare.com.
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