SMG is Among the Fastest Growing US Health Care Companies
Last updated: Jul 23, 2012, 12:30 PM
By Maureen Bennett for Summit Medical Group
Summit Medical Group is named
among the hottest health care organizations in 2012!
The Modern Healthcare Program recognizes
fastest growing health care companies
headquartered in the United States
with at least $20 million in revenue for 2011,
and that have been in business for 5 years or more.
Summit Medical Group Board Chairman, Jeff Le Benger, MD, notes "Summit Medical Group is pleased to be recognized by Modern Healthcare as one of the fastest growing healthcare companies in the nation. We thank our outstanding health care providers and staff for their contribution to our continued success."
Through its patient-centered approach to care, Summit Medical Group offers the finest comprehensive health and medical services in a comfortable, safe, convenient, and friendly environment that includes:
- Same-day appointments
- Evening and Saturday hours
- Onsite Imaging, Laboratory, and Walgreen’s pharmacy
- More than 70 coordinated medical specialties
- Medical records conveniently located in single, system-wide electronic health record, including prescriptions, imaging, and lab reports
- Coordinated care across multiple disciplines, with individualized preventive care and extended care management for chronic conditions such as heart disease and diabetes
The 2012 Healthcare’s Hottest program identified “Fast 40” companies in the following sectors:
- Hospitals and hospital systems
- Physician group practices
- Payers and insurers
"Being named to Modern Healthcare's list of Healthcare's Hottest for 2012, demonstrates Summit Medical Group's ability to increase their financial robustness despite the economic downturn and tepid recovery," said Fawn Lopez, Vice President and publisher of Modern Healthcare.
In addition to making the prestigious Modern Healthcare Program's Healthcare's Hottest list, Summit Medical Group has been listed in NJBiz magazine among New Jersey's "Fifty Fastest Growing Companies."
Summit Medical Group is New Jersey's largest privately held multispecialty physician practice. As one of the East Coast's premier multispecialty groups, Summit Medical Group provides exceptional primary and specialty care for more than 65,000 patients each month at its 42-acre main campus in Berkeley Heights, Morristown, Millburn, Short Hills, Springfield, New Providence, Warren, and Westfield.
Founded in 1929, Summit Medical Group has a long-standing tradition of excellence while keeping pace with today's rapidly changing health care environment. For example, it pioneered information technology advances in health care with its early adoption of electronic health records and electronic prescribing. With more than 70 specialties and more than 300 highly qualified healthcare providers, Summit Medical Group is a unique and successful model in health care.
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