SOURCE: Emergency Medical Associates

Emergency Medical Associates

June 04, 2013 08:15 ET

Emergency Medical Associates Now Provides Emergency Department Management Services at Columbia Memorial Hospital

PARSIPPANY, NJ--(Marketwired - Jun 4, 2013) - Columbia Memorial Hospital, Hudson, N.Y., recently contracted with Emergency Medical Associates (EMA) to provide emergency care services. As a private organization of physicians and administrators, Emergency Medical Associates focuses on clinical excellence and world-class emergency care. It is widely recognized for its ability to provide expert medical care and improve patient satisfaction.

"I'm excited to have EMA's vast experience and resources to help us move forward with the ever-changing climate of emergency medicine," said Michael Weisberg, MD, associate director of the emergency department and medical director of Columbia Memorial Hospital's Rapid Care Center.

"Expanding our footprint in the Hudson Valley is a major milestone for us," said Raymond Iannaccone, MD, FACEP, president and chief executive officer of Emergency Medical Associates. "Columbia Memorial Hospital is a fixture in Columbia County and its surrounding communities, and we're proud to begin serving its patients."

Located in the Kellner Wing of Columbia Memorial Hospital, the Emergency Department saw more than 34,000 visits last year, offering rapid, attentive and personalized care. It is staffed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week by emergency physicians, on-call physicians, physician assistants, registered nurses and experienced patient care assistants. The Emergency Department is located adjacent to the surgical suite, which can save critical time in a life-threatening situation.

About Emergency Medical Associates
Emergency Medical Associates (EMA) is a physician-led, physician-owned medical practice that specializes in emergency, hospitalist and urgent care medicine. Dedicated to providing exceptional solutions for the measurable success of our hospital partners, EMA is recognized for clinical excellence, quality service and sustained improved patient satisfaction. For more information, visit http://www.ema.net, http://www.facebook.com/EMANews or www.twitter.com/EMANews.

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    Jodi McCaffrey
    Emergency Medical Associates
    973-251-1143
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