Dr. David Seaberg Chair Honored for Lifetime Achievement by The American College of Emergency Physicians
Jun 16, 2020
Canton, Ohio, June 16, 2020 – US Acute Care Solutions (USACS) today announced that David Seaberg, MD, CPE, FACEP has received the American College of Emergency Physicians’ (ACEP) highest award, the John G. Wiegenstein Leadership Award.
The John G. Wiegenstein Leadership Award, named for ACEP’s founder and first president, is awarded annually at the ACEP Scientific Assembly, which will be held for online this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Dr. Seaberg chairs the Academic Affairs Committee of USACS’ National Clinical Governance Board, is a vice president of the USACS North & West region, and chairs the Department of Emergency Medicine at Summa Health – Akron campus. With nearly 30 years of emergency medicine experience, Dr. Seaberg has held a variety of clinical and academic positions locally and across the nation, including at the University of Tennessee, where he served as chair of the Department of Emergency Medicine, the inaugural dean of the College of Medicine and a professor in the Departments of Emergency Medicine and Surgery.
“It is an incredible honor to receive this distinguished recognition from ACEP,” said Dr. Seaberg. “I’m grateful for the opportunities I have had throughout my career to further advance emergency medicine, and especially grateful to serve with ACEP – an extraordianary organization that benefits hospitals, physicians, and the patients we serve.”
Dr. Seaberg is credited for his involvement in starting six emergency medicine residency programs, including those at Summa Health, University of Tennessee, University of Florida and MetroHealth Medical Center. He is a Fellow and past president of the American College of Emergency Physicians, Diplomat of the American Board of Emergency Medicine and Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives. He earned his B.A from Washington University in St. Louis and his M.D. from the University of Minnesota School of Medicine. He completed his residency at the University of Pittsburgh.
Founded by emergency medicine physician groups in Colorado, Florida, Maryland, Ohio and Texas. USACS is the national leader in physician-owned emergency medicine, hospitalist and observation services. USACS provides high quality emergency and hospitalist care to over 6 million patients annually at more than 200 locations in 20 states, and is aligned with leading hospital systems across the country. Visit www.usacs.com to learn more.
Corporate Communications Department
US Acute Care Solutions
Jun 1, 2023
USACS Now Accepting Applications for Senior Resident Forum to be held in Las Vegas, Nevada
US Acute Care Solutions (USACS) is excited to invite senior residents to participate in our upcoming Senior Resident Forum in Las Vegas, NV, on September 19-20, 2023. This all-expense paid trip is a unique opportunity for residents to learn and engage with top leaders in emergency, hospitalist, and critical care medicine to set themselves up for a successful career. The Senior Resident Forum will be held at the Virgin Hotel, a popular destination in the heart of Las Vegas. The hotel offers modern amenities, luxurious accommodations, and easy access to the city's many attractions, making it the perfect location for this exciting event. Speakers will cover a wide range of topics directly relevant to residents' careers and practices. From clinical efficiency to financial literacy, the forum will provide residents with the tools and knowledge they need to navigate their professional pathway and create a fulfilling career in medicine. In addition to gaining valuable insights and networking opportunities, attendees will also be invited to USACS's group social event, where they can relax, unwind, and meet new colleagues from around the country. USACS is the largest physician-owned acute care group in the country, caring for over 9 million patients annually at more than 500 programs across 30 states. With their expertise and experience, USACS is well-positioned to support physicians in providing excellent care to patients while also enjoying a fulfilling and rewarding career. "We are thrilled to be hosting another iteration of our popular Senior Resident Forum," said Travis Ulmer, MD, FACEP, Chief Clinical Recruiting Officer of USACS. "Our goal is to provide a unique opportunity for medical residents to engage with our physicians, learn about the latest developments in healthcare, and gain valuable insights into the industry. We believe this event will be a great success and we look forward to welcoming attendees to Las Vegas." If you're a senior resident looking to jump-start your career, apply today to join the USACS Senior Resident Forum. Your travel expenses, one night hotel stay, and all on-site meals are on us. Don't miss out on this unique opportunity to learn, network, and grow with USACS's top leaders in acute care.
Oct 27, 2022
Dr. L. Anthony Cirillo elected Chair of the Board for The American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP)
US Acute Care Solutions’ (USACS) Director of Government Affairs, L. Anthony Cirillo, MD, FACEP, was elected Chair of the Board for The American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) for 2022-2023. This news was released just days before the annual ACEP22 Conference that was hosted in San Francisco, CA. Dr. Cirillo was elected to ACEP’s National Board of Directors in 2018, serving his initial three-year term, and was then re-elected to the Board in 2021. During his more than 30 years as an ACEP member, he has served on numerous committees, acting at times as chair, liaison, or as a representative of the committee during conferences and meetings. Dr. Cirillo began with a USACS legacy group in 2004 and has been with USACS ever since, serving in various clinical, quality, and leadership roles during his tenure. The focus of his work has been, and continues to be, bridging the gap between healthcare and health policy. As an advocate in all arenas, most specifically the legislative, regulatory, and judicial arenas, Dr. Cirillo is continually striving to achieve improvements in both the healthcare system and for the protection of the provider-patient relationship. He also works to educate clinicians on the importance of being advocates for improving the delivery of healthcare for fellow clinicians and patients. His efforts have helped USACS remain a leader in the industry and distinguishes our commitment to our mission in a unique, proactive fashion. Dr. Cirillo earned his medical degree from the University of Vermont College of Medicine and completed his emergency medicine residency at the University of Massachusetts Medical Center where he was chief resident. Dr. Cirillo is a native of Brooklyn, NY and resides in Saunderstown, RI with his wife, Libby, and their dogs, Josh and Jenny.