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Sparta Community Hospital hires MEDS to staff emergency department and inpatient services

October 29th, 2014

Sparta Community Hospital hires MEDS to staff emergency department and inpatient services. MEDS has been selected to provide emergency department and hospitalist staffing and management services for Sparta Community Hospital in Sparta, IL. The hospital selected MEDS based upon the company’s track record of recruiting and retaining core groups of board-certified emergency physicians for similar practice environments.

“We are pleased to work with Sparta on optimizing its emergency department as well as its hospitalist program – an area we are adding to our suite of staffing and management services,” said Dr. William Cruzen, chairman of MEDS. “Our quality, commitment and expertise has helped us build lasting relationships with our other hospital clients, and we look forward to serving Sparta for many years to come.”

A 25-bed critical access hospital with a 10,000-annual-visit ED, Sparta Community Hospital offers a wide range of healthcare services including general surgery, urology, cardiology, rheumatology, and sleep studies. Located one hour east of St. Louis, it also has a state-of-the-art radiology department as well as a specialty clinic, home to visiting specialists from around the region.