|VALENCIA, CALIF – U.S. HealthWorks Medical Group, a leading operator of occupational health care centers in the nation, today announced the acquisition of Pinnacle HealthCare’s Gilroy medical center located at 7793 Wren Avenue in Gilroy, California. This acquisition expands U.S. HealthWorks’ presence in the Northern California market to 19 medical centers, with a total of 63 in California.
The Gilroy medical center is a full-service, walk-in medical center offering occupational medicine and urgent care services. The medical center integrates the full spectrum of occupational medicine, including injury and illness diagnosis and treatment, preventive services, pre-placement and post-offer exams and testing, physical therapy, return-to-work programs and orthopedic services. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
“We welcome Dr. Manchester and his team to our medical group and look forward to working with him to expand service to U.S. HealthWorks clients in the Gilroy area,” said Leonard Okun, M.D., National Medical Director for U.S. HealthWorks.
“We are very excited about joining the Gilroy community and continuing the legacy of providing quality medical care and superior customer service to all clients and patients.” said Therese Hernandez, Senior Vice President and General Manager of U.S. HealthWorks in California.
About U. S. HealthWorks Medical Group
Based in Valencia, California, U.S. HealthWorks Medical Group was founded in 1995 and is the largest operator of occupational health care centers in the state of California. With 117 centers in 13 states and 2,400 employees – including approximately 350 affiliated physicians – U.S. HealthWorks centers serve more than 10,000 patients each day throughout the country. U.S. HealthWorks centers help employers control work-related injury costs through quality medical care and effective management of claims and lost work time. They specialize in early return-to-work programs, injury prevention and wellness programs.
The telephone number of the U.S. HealthWorks center in Gilroy is (408) 848-0444.