Respected Emergency and Inpatient Medicine Management Services Group brings wealth of experience to Los Angeles-area Medical Center
Concord, CA (March 10, 2020) VEP Healthcare, a national leader in emergency and hospital medicine management services and staffing, is proud to announce that it now provides Intensive Care Unit (ICU) services to Dignity Health – Glendale Memorial Hospital and Health Center (GMHCC) effective March 2, 2020. This new service is the latest development in a fruitful partnership between the two entities. In 2019, GMHHC selected VEP to provide hospitalist services for its patients.
“Since partnering with VEP, we’ve been extremely pleased with the quality of care and services provided to our patients,” states Jill Welton, GMHHC Hospital President. “We’re honored to expand our partnership with VEP as an integral part of our ongoing mission to deliver compassionate, high-quality health care services to the Glendale community.”
In their new capacity at GMHHC, VEP will manage a variety of multi-specialty teams to deliver collaborative, coordinated intensive care to patients facing life-threatening illnesses or injury. Intensive care situations range from heart attack and stroke, to trauma or poisoning, surgical complications and even premature birth.
“About 80 percent of all Americans will experience intensive care services either as a patient, family member, or friend – during their lifetime,” states Steven Maron, MD, President and CEO of VEP Healthcare. “VEP Healthcare offers unparalleled expertise when it comes to ICU management, providing the skills and knowledge to deliver the best care possible to patients. We’re pleased we can continue our collaboration with Glendale Memorial Hospital and bring our experience to the people of Southern California.”
For more information, contact VEP Healthcare at 925.225.5837 or visit VEP online at www.VEPHealthcare.com.
About Dignity Health – Glendale Memorial Hospital and Health Center
Founded in 1926, Glendale Memorial Hospital and Health Center is a 334-bed, acute care, nonprofit, community hospital located in Glendale, California. The hospital offers a full complement of services, including its award-winning heart center, the colorectal surgery institute, and a gastrointestinal program. It is also a Los Angeles County-approved primary stroke center. The hospital shares a legacy of humankindness with Dignity Health, one of the nation’s five largest healthcare systems. Visit www.dignityhealth.org/glendalememorial for more information.
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 telepsychiatry 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.