Keystone Announces Partnership with North Mississippi Medical Center – West Point

January 12, 2016 at 3:50 pm

January 12, 2016

nmmc west point

West Point, MS

Keystone Healthcare Management, a growing and innovative provider of Emergency and Hospital Medicine physician staffing and management services, has announced a partnership with North Mississippi Medical Center – West Point to build a Hospital Medicine program and provide staffing and management services. The facility is located in West Point, MS.

North Mississippi Medical Center is a community hospital system with five different locations in Mississippi. The West Point location was opened in 1985 and is now a 60 bed-facility, seeing about 16,500 visits per year to the ED.

The partnership between Keystone and NMMC will help the hospital better serve the medical needs of the community. Keystone will manage the HM program, providing a Medical Director, physicians and advanced practice providers, as well as industry best practices for managing each department.

“We are very excited to be taking over management of the HM Services at NMMC-West Point,” said Glenn Adams, Keystone’s President. “We look forward to building a solid HM clinical team and service foundation that will deliver high quality care and improved HM service performance.”

Keystone will assume staffing and management responsibilities of the Hospital Medicine program starting March 1, 2016.

 

About Keystone

Keystone Healthcare Management has provided leading-edge solutions in Emergency Department Management since 1996 and Hospitalist Service Management since 2005. Keystone provides a full range of practice management, billing and administrative services for EM and HM practices. We help our clients overcome the many challenges of the modern healthcare marketplace. We focus on helping to properly align EM & HM clinical services with the quality and performance requirements you must meet.

The Keystone team becomes an important extension of the hospital’s structure, ensuring that your EM & HM services perform at required levels and deliver proper reimbursement, compliance, and satisfaction. To be successful, hospitals must align EM & HM Services from both a quality and budgetary standpoint. With this goal in mind, we will partner with your facility to improve EM and HM quality, safety, satisfaction, efficiency and resource utilization.

To learn more about partnership opportunities with Keystone, call Don Booth at 1-800-839-8493 or contact us.