|VALENCIA, CALIF – U.S. HealthWorks Medical Group, California’s largest provider of outpatient occupational health care services, today announced the acquisition of CentrePointe Medical Group, 16630 S. Broadway, Gardena, California.
The medical center is a full-service, 24/7 occupational health care center offering the complete array of occupational health care services, including injury and illness diagnosis and treatment, pre-placement and post-offer physical exams, drug and alcohol testing, physical therapy and orthopedic services. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
“I am delighted to be a part of a strong and growing organization like U.S. HealthWorks,” said Dr. Raymond Craemer, CentrePointe’s owner. “Service to U.S. HealthWorks clients and patients in our area will be enhanced by having access to our round-the-clock services, and our clients and patients can benefit from the access to other U.S. HealthWorks medical centers in the South Bay area.”
“We are excited by this new addition to our existing group of 57 California medical centers,” said Therese Hernandez, Senior Vice President and General Manager of U.S. HealthWorks in California. “Dr. Craemer, Dr. Peter Lorman, Dr. Richard Oswald and the center staff are welcomed additions to our organization.”
“Large clients with multiple locations look to us to meet the occupational health needs of their employees in as many locations as possible,” said U.S. HealthWorks Chief Executive Officer Daniel D. Crowley. “As a result, U.S. HealthWorks continues to seek out and acquire quality occupational medical groups in California, Florida, New Jersey, Texas and Washington.”
About U. S. HealthWorks Medical Group
Based in Valencia, California, U.S. HealthWorks Medical Group was founded in 1995 and is the second largest operator of occupational healthcare centers in the nation. With 113 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. 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.
For more information, visit www.ushealthworks.com. The telephone number of the U.S. HealthWorks center in Gardena is 310-768-8155.