Women’s Care Florida Receives 2019 Press Ganey Guardian of Excellence Award

Women’s Care Florida is pleased to announce it has been named a 2019 Guardian of Excellence Award® winner by Press Ganey. The Guardian of Excellence Award recognizes top-performing health care organizations that have achieved the 95th percentile or above of performance in Patient Experience.

 

 

 

The Press Ganey Guardian of Excellence Award is a nationally recognized symbol of achievement in health care. Presented annually, the award honors clients who consistently sustained performance in the top 5 percent of all Press Ganey clients for each reporting period during the course of one year.

 

 

 

Women’s Care Florida encourages all patients to share feedback through the Press Ganey patient satisfaction survey. Participation in the survey supports the company’s commitment to continuously improve its quality of care based on patients’ feedback while providing full transparency into patients’ experiences with providers.

 

 

 

“Congratulations to Women’s Care Florida for receiving the Guardian of Excellence Award,” said Patrick T. Ryan, Executive Chairman of Press Ganey. “This honor reflects their unwavering commitment to improving the safety, quality, and experience of care. Their hard work and dedication are inspiring, and we are proud to partner with them on our shared mission to reduce patient suffering.”

 

 

“We are proud to receive this award as an important recognition of our commitment to the patient experience, from the industry’s leader in measuring, understanding and improving the delivery of care,” said Andrew Mintz, Women’s Care Florida CEO. “It’s important for patients to have dependable information when choosing a health care provider, so we offer full transparency into our providers’ satisfaction ratings to empower patients to make the best choice for them based on accurate information from their peers.”

 

 

 

About Women’s Care Florida

 

 

Women’s Care Florida, founded in 1998, is one of the largest independent women’s health practices in Florida, with more than 100 locations in 13 counties throughout Florida. Women’s Care Florida offers a wide range of health services to women of all ages. Women’s Care Florida offers a broad spectrum of care, including obstetrics and gynecology, fertility, maternal fetal medicine, gynecologic oncology, urogynecology, endocrinology, gastroenterology, primary care, genetic counseling, and a full range of state-of-the-art lab and advanced imaging services. The organization has undergone rapid growth and remains true to its mission of improving the health of women every day.

 

 

 

About Press Ganey

 

 

Press Ganey pioneered the health care performance improvement movement more than 30 years ago. Today, Press Ganey offers an integrated suite of solutions that enables enterprise transformation across the patient journey. Delivered through a cutting-edge digital platform built on a foundation of data security, Press Ganey solutions address safety, clinical excellence, patient experience, and workforce engagement. The company works with more than 41,000 health care facilities in its mission to reduce patient suffering and enhance caregiver resilience to improve the overall safety, quality, and experience of care.

 

 

Women’s Care Enterprises Partners with Palm Beach Ob-Gyn

Women’s Care Enterprises, a leading multispecialty women’s health platform dedicated to transforming the delivery of women’s health care, announces its expansion through a partnership with Palm Beach Obstetrics and Gynecology, a large independent women’s health practice with three offices in Palm Beach, Palm Beach Gardens and Lake Worth, Fla. As part of the transaction, Palm Beach Ob-Gyn will be joining Women’s Care Florida, the largest independent women’s health practice in North and Central Florida and an affiliate of Women’s Care Enterprises.

“This is an exciting time for our organization,” states Women’s Care Enterprises CEO Andrew Mintz. “Palm Beach Obstetrics and Gynecology is our first partnership in South Florida as we continue to expand our mission of improving the health of women every day. We are honored to partner with Palm Beach Obstetrics and Gynecology as their team is one of the most innovative women’s ob-gyn practices in the state that is equally committed to the highest quality, superior patient experience, reduced cost and continued innovation for our women’s health patients.”

Dr. Samuel Lederman, founder of Palm Beach Obstetrics and Gynecology, adds, “We are excited about this partnership because of our companies’ shared philosophy that the best care for our patients is delivered through a more integrated women’s health care approach. Women’s Care Enterprises provides us with significant additional resources, capital and management talent to further expand our women’s health services and to uphold our commitment to provide the best medical care possible for our patients.  Women’s Care Enterprises is helping us to accelerate our strategic plan for growth while preserving the independent and entrepreneurial heart of our organization.”

About Palm Beach Ob-Gyn

Palm Beach Ob-Gyn, founded in 1993, is an innovative women’s health practice in and around West Palm Beach, Palm Beach Gardens and Lake Worth Florida markets. Palm Beach ObGyn’s team of medical professionals provide women’s health care, during the teenage years, for preconception and pregnancy care, and through the stages of menopause and beyond. Services include comprehensive care for women including advanced imaging and 3-D mammography services, minimally invasive robotic surgery, and bio-identical hormone management. Palm Beach Ob-Gyn is committed to care and compassion by working with each patient in her health journey.

About Women’s Care Florida and Women’s Care Enterprises

Women’s Care Florida, founded in 1998, is one of the largest independent women’s health practices in Florida, with more than 100 locations in 13 counties throughout Florida. Women’s Care Florida offers a wide range of health services to women of all ages. Women’s Care Florida offers a broad spectrum of care, including obstetrics and gynecology, fertility, maternal fetal medicine, gynecologic oncology, urogynecology, endocrinology, gastroenterology, primary care, genetic counseling, and a full range of state-of-the-art lab and advanced imaging services. The organization has undergone rapid growth and remains true to its mission of improving the health of women every day.

Women's Care Enterprises

Women’s Care Enterprises is a national leader in women’s health services dedicated to improving quality, enhancing the patient experience, managing costs and transforming the delivery of health care for women. The company specializes in creating comprehensive suites of services that include multispecialty physicians and a full range of ancillary care for women. Women’s Care Enterprises is a portfolio company of Lindsay Goldberg, a private investment firm that focuses on partnering with families, founders and management teams seeking to actively build their businesses.

Women’s Care Enterprises Partners with North Florida Ob-Gyn

Women’s Care Enterprises, a leading multispecialty women’s health platform dedicated to transforming the delivery of women’s health care and an affiliate of Women’s Care Florida, announces its expansion through a partnership with North Florida Ob-Gyn, the largest independent women’s health practice in Jacksonville. As part of the transaction, North Florida Ob-Gyn will be joining Women’s Care Florida, the largest independent women’s health practice in Central Florida.

“This is an exciting time for our organization,” states Women’s Care Enterprises CEO Andrew Mintz. “Today, we are welcoming more than 600 new employees to our team and will be operating more than 100 provider locations in three major Florida markets—Tampa, Orlando and now Jacksonville—making us one of the largest women’s health care practices in the state.”

“We are excited about this partnership and what it will mean to our patients now and for years to come,” comments Dr. Greene, president of North Florida Ob-Gyn. “This new alliance gives our North Florida Ob-Gyn team substantial capital, management talent and resources to meaningfully expand our services and to provide the best care for our patients with quality, patient experience, cost and culture at the core of every decision we make.”

“Our organizations form a natural partnership—we share the philosophy of developing long-term patient relationships by providing care that embraces the total health needs of women, aligning with the Women’s Care Florida mission of improving the health of women every day,” adds Mintz.

About North Florida Ob-Gyn

North Florida Ob-Gyn, founded in 1994, is the largest independent women’s health practice in Jacksonville. North Florida Ob-Gyn is committed to providing its patients with individualized state-of-the-art, high-quality care in obstetrics, gynecology and urogynecology in all of its 38 locations.

About Women’s Care Florida

Women’s Care Florida, founded in 1998, is the largest independent women’s health practice in Central Florida. Women’s Care Florida offers a full range of care for women including obstetrics and gynecology,
fertility, maternal fetal medicine, gynecologic oncology, urogynecology, breast surgery, endocrinology, gastroenterology, primary care, genetic counseling, plastic and reconstructive surgery, behavioral health, and a full range of state-of-the art lab and imaging services. The organization has undergone rapid growth and remains true to its mission of improving the health of women every day.

About Women’s Care Enterprises

Women's Care Enterprises

Women’s Care Enterprises is a national leader in women’s health services dedicated to improving quality, enhancing the patient experience, managing costs and transforming the delivery of health care for women. The company specializes in creating comprehensive suites of services that include multispecialty physicians and a full range of ancillary care for women. Women’s Care Enterprises is a portfolio company of Lindsay Goldberg, a private investment firm that focuses on partnering with families, founders and management teams seeking to actively build their businesses.

Women’s Care Florida Announces New Lab Medical Director

Women’s Care Florida announces the promotion of Justin Wagoner, MD, to medical director of its pathology lab.

“Justin is perfectly positioned to lead the laboratory in its next exciting phase of growth,” said Helen Kuroki, MD, Chief Medical Director of Women’s Care Florida. “It’s an exciting time for our lab, and we’re certain that Dr. Wagoner will help Women’s Care Florida continue to grow in our efforts to improve the health of women every day.”

As medical director, Wagoner is responsible for the scope, standards and quality of all Women’s Care Florida laboratory services. In the coming months, he will oversee the completion of a new, expanded lab located in Tampa, the initiation of on-site NIPT testing and the development of a clinical lab.

Before joining Women’s Care Florida lab in January 2018, Wagoner served as director of clinical pathology at the Bay Pines VA Medical Center in St. Petersburg, Florida. He received his bachelor’s degree in neuroscience from Indiana University and his medical degree from the University of South Florida. He completed his residency in pathology at the University of South Florida and was selected to serve as chief resident during his final year. Wagoner is board certified in anatomic pathology and clinical pathology by the American Board of Pathology.

“I’m looking forward to expanding our clinical, molecular, microbiology and genetic services,” said Wagoner. “I’m honored to be leading a team of engaged, knowledgeable and energetic laboratory professionals and working with our physicians to ensure excellent laboratory services for our patients.”

About Women’s Care Florida

Women’s Care Florida was founded in 1998 by a small group of obstetrics and gynecology physicians in Tampa. Today, Women’s Care Florida has expanded to include patient care in several women’s specialties including gynecologic oncology, urogynecology, gynecologic pathology, breast surgery, genetic counseling, plastic and reconstructive surgery, maternal fetal medicine, behavioral health, endocrinology, gastroenterology, primary care and fertility. Women’s Care Florida has 60 locations throughout Central Florida, including two Women’s Health Centers and a pathology lab. More than 250 providers care for approximately 350,000 patients annually and deliver 14,000 babies each year. The organization has grown tremendously through the years by remaining true to its mission of improving the health of women every day.

Women’s Care Florida Announces New COO Bethany Kieley

Women’s Care Florida announces that Bethany Kieley has joined the company as its chief operating officer.

“We’re excited that Bethany has joined our team,” said Andrew Mintz, CEO of Women’s Care Florida. “She is a proven leader, and we’re looking forward to her experience in enhancing and improving operations, optimizing financial performance and helping us achieve our organizational goals while staying to true to our mission and vision.”

 

“Women’s Care Florida is living its mission of improving the health of women every single day, and I’m excited to support our team of caregivers and staff throughout Florida in achieving and sustaining this mission,” said Kieley.

Kieley will play a critical role in executing the company’s Florida expansion plans. She will also oversee central operations including the company’s call center, nurse triage, scheduling, training and development, facilities and patient-management services. Kieley will also oversee the innovation and enhancement of the organization’s specialty medical and ancillary services.

Kieley transitions from ProHealth Physicians, a 420-provider medical group based in Farmington, Connecticut. At ProHealth, she served as a member of the senior leadership team and oversaw physician practice operations and central support services. Kieley earned her bachelor’s degree in music with a minor in business from DePaul University in Chicago, and her master’s degree in business administration from Plymouth State University in Plymouth, New Hampshire.

About Women’s Care Florida

Women’s Care Florida was founded in 1998 by a small group of obstetrics and gynecology physicians in Tampa. Today, Women’s Care Florida has expanded to include patient care in several women’s specialties including gynecologic oncology, urogynecology, gynecologic pathology, breast surgery, genetic counseling, plastic and reconstructive surgery, maternal fetal medicine, behavioral health, endocrinology, gastroenterology, primary care and fertility. Women’s Care Florida has 60 locations across Central Florida, including two Women’s Health Centers and a pathology lab. More than 250 providers care for approximately 350,000 patients annually and deliver 14,000 babies each year. The organization has grown tremendously through the years by remaining true to its mission of improving the health of women every day.