, a member of Ascension Health
located in Washington, DC, has selected CEP America, one of the nation’s largest providers of acute care management solutions, to manage and staff its Emergency Care Center beginning on November 5, 2014. Providence Hospital joins a network of over 100 CEP America practice locations across the country serving over 4.5 million patients annually.
This marks CEP America’s first hospital partner located in the nation’s capital.
“After hearing of CEP America’s success at the emergency department at Saint Agnes Hospital in Baltimore, we knew they would be a good fit here at Providence,” commented Patricia Evans, MD, Senior VP of Medical Affairs and Chief Medical Officer at Providence Hospital. “Coupled with our state-of-the-art Emergency Care Center, patients visiting Providence Hospital will experience shorter wait times and be treated by providers committed to providing the highest quality of care.”
CEP America providers will be working in Providence Hospital’s newly renovated and expanded Emergency Care Center which opened in October.
About Providence Hospital
Providence Hospital is a 408-bed hospital in Washington, DC with an expert medical staff of more than 500 providers. Located near the Catholic University of America and Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception, the hospital is situated on a 36-acre campus within a vibrant suburban residential community. Providence Hospital is a part of the Ascension Health System, the nation’s largest Catholic nonprofit health system. Ascension has more than 1,400 facilities across the country and leads the field in world-class medical staff, cutting-edge technology and quality patient care.