TeamHealth Holdings acquires Professional Anesthesia Service, Inc.


TeamHealth Holdings acquires Professional Anesthesia Service, Inc. Expands Relationship with Summa Health System
TeamHealth Holdings Inc., a leading provider of outsourced physician staffing solutions for hospitals, announced the acquisition of the operations of Professional Anesthesia Service, Inc. Based in Akron, Ohio, Professional Anesthesia Service currently provides anesthesia services for Summa Akron City Hospital, Summa St. Thomas Hospital and one ambulatory surgery center (ASC). In conjunction with this transaction, TeamHealth will also begin providing anesthesia services for Summa Barberton Hospital. These new relationships will add more than 50,000 annual anesthesia cases to TeamHealth’s existing anesthesia operations. 
“We are excited to join TeamHealth—an organization that supports our commitment to providing high-quality, compassionate care,” said Robert Donahue, MD, president of Professional Anesthesia Service. “Through our partnership with TeamHealth, we will have access to resources to better serve our patients, our clinicians and our hospital and ASC clients.”
“Our partnership with Professional Anesthesia Service highlights our commitment to the continued growth of our anesthesia service line,” said Michael D. Snow, president and CEO of TeamHealth. “We are pleased to welcome this well-respected group of clinicians to TeamHealth, and we look forward a successful partnership.”