CANTON, OHIO, March 25, 2021 – US Acute Care Solutions (USACS) today announced it has named Matt Patlovany, MD, FACEP its Chief Clinical Officer (CCO) effective immediately.
Most recently Dr. Patlovany was president of the USACS South Region, a position he has held since 2019. Before that he was a vice president in the region, as well as a vice president with his former group, ESP. He has worked with San Antonio’s Baptist Health System since 2007, serving on more than a dozen clinical committees and task forces to improve quality and service.
Dr. Patlovany said, “I’m both humbled and excited to be named CCO of USACS. This is an exciting time for the group, having just completed a transaction to buy out our minority capital partner, and embarking on a period of accelerating growth. As a physician-owned group, our priority remains the care we provide at each patient’s bedside, and that will be my singular focus in this new role.”
USACS Chief Executive Officer, James Frary, said, “Matt is a proven leader, respected by his physician peers and hospital partners. He will make exceptional contributions to our clinical mission. I am eager to have Matt’s expertise broadened to include our national platform.”
Dr. Patlovany earned his bachelor’s degree from Texas A&M University and his medical degree from the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston. He completed his residency training in emergency medicine at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, where he served as chief resident. Dr. Patlovany is a board-certified emergency medicine physician and practices clinically in the Baptist Health System in San Antonio.
Founded by 15 emergency medicine and hospitalist physician groups across the country, USACS is the national leader in physician-owned integrated acute care, including emergency medicine, hospitalist and critical care services. USACS provides high-quality care to approximately 6 million patients annually across more than 260 programs and is aligned with leading health systems across the country. Visit usacs.com to learn more.
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