|AUSTIN, Texas – U.S. HealthWorks, one of the largest operators of occupational healthcare and urgent care centers in the United States, today announced it has acquired PRO MED Urgent Care, which operates three urgent care centers in the Austin area.
U.S. HealthWorks currently has centers in the Dallas and Houston regions. The acquisition of these centers make them the first in Austin and bring the total number of U.S. HealthWorks medical and onsite clinics to 223 nationwide in 20 states.
The acquired centers are located in Austin at:
The terms of the transactions were not disclosed.
“PRO MED Urgent Care has been a pioneer in the industry when it comes to urgent and occupational care,” said Joseph Mallas, President and Chief Operating Officer of U.S. HealthWorks. “These centers in Austin have a long history of high-quality care and patient satisfaction, and we are pleased to have their talented, highly experienced teams join U.S. HealthWorks.”
“Our team at PRO MED is excited to join the professionals of U.S. HealthWorks,” said John Smolik, M.D., Managing Partner. “U.S. HealthWorks has an outstanding reputation throughout Texas for delivering care that employees need in order to get healthy and back to work.”
The facilities will continue to offer a wide range of urgent and occupational healthcare services, including diagnosis and treatment for injury and illness, immunizations and vaccinations, physicals and a variety of rehabilitation services.
About U.S. HealthWorks
U.S. HealthWorks, a subsidiary of Dignity Health, is one of the country's largest operators of occupational healthcare centers with 223 clinics and onsites in 20 states and more than 3,600 employees, including about 800 medical providers. Our centers collectively serve more than 13,000 patients each day, providing quality medical care to help employees return to work and allow employers to effectively manage claims and reduce lost work time. U.S. HealthWorks also offers special early return-to-work, injury prevention and ergonomics programs.