Sound Physicians, a leading hospitalist organization focused on driving improvements in quality, satisfaction and financial performance of inpatient healthcare delivery, announced today an agreement to provide hospitalist services for John Peter Smith Hospital in Fort Worth, Texas.
Sound Physicians will provide hiring and management services for the hospitalist team at John Peter Smith Hospital by introducing informatics infrastructure, hospitalist team leadership and evidence-based processes to improve the quality and reduce the cost of health care. John Peter Smith Hospital is the inpatient arm of JPS Health Network, a respected leader in health care for Tarrant County. With 537 licensed beds, John Peter Smith Hospital includes the county's only Level I Trauma Center and only psychiatric emergency department.
"Our team is aligned with JPS Health Network's mission of transforming health care delivery in the communities we serve," said Robert Bessler, M.D., chief executive officer of Sound Physicians. "We are excited to partner with John Peter Smith Hospital in this effort."