"This contract is an affirmation of the longstanding relationship between Elite Medical Transport and East El Paso Physicians Medical Center," said Michael Shabkie, President of Elite Medical Transport, “The new contract puts into place improved processes that will enable our patients to receive air and ground ambulance transportation services as efficiently as possible."
East El Paso Physicians Medical Center (EEPPMC) is a privately owned and operated general acute care hospital in east El Paso. It is fully accredited by the Joint Commission Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO). EEPPMC has the highest technology available, including electronic medical records, digital radiology, robotics, and the latest advanced equipment. The atmosphere is of a fine hotel with the amenities and a staff of caring professionals. EEPPMC has a medical staff of over 312 physicians, and employs a professional staff of over 220.
Lee King, Chief Operating Officer, said, “We are very pleased to expand our services within El Paso County and are proud to count East El Paso Physicians Medical Center among our valued customers. Our employees are dedicated to providing the highest quality care to our patients and look forward to serving the needs of the hospital quickly and efficiently.”
About Elite Medical Transport
Elite Medical Transport was created with the merger of two firms: Rio Grande Ambulance Service of El Paso and Elite Medical Transport of New Mexico. Both companies have established reputations for delivering superior medical transport services to their clients.
Operating wholly-owned subsidiaries in ambulance transportation, air medical transportation, ambulance billing and healthcare consulting services, Elite Medical Transport has assembled a leadership team with extensive experience in all aspects of the healthcare industry. The company, headquartered in El Paso, Texas, is focused on developing innovative healthcare partnerships and emergency medical systems throughout the region.
For more information, visit the company's website at www.elitemedical.org