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Greenwood Village, CO (Profitable.com) Envision Healthcare Corporation (Envision Healthcare) today announced that Edward “Ted” Van Horne has been appointed president of American Medical Response (AMR), the corporation’s medical transportation business segment. Mr. Van Horne most recently served as the chief executive officer for AMR’s South Region.
Mr. Van Horne is well known in the industry as a visionary and committed leader. His innovative approach to EMS system design and his focus on clinical and operational excellence and employee empowerment have led to significant advances in numerous markets.
“Ted’s experience and proven leadership ability make him an excellent fit for AMR during this time of rapid change in the healthcare delivery system,” said William A. Sanger, Envision Healthcare’s President and CEO.
Mr. Van Horne began his career in emergency medical services 24 years ago and has served in senior management positions at AMR since 2003. Mr. Van Horne holds a Bachelor of Science Degree from Rochester Institute of Technology and an MBA from the University of Phoenix.
About Envision Healthcare
Envision Healthcare offers an array of healthcare-related services to consumers, hospitals, healthcare systems, health plans and local, state and national government entities. Envision Healthcare operates American Medical Response, Inc. (AMR), EmCare Holdings, Inc. (EmCare) and Evolution Health, LLC (Evolution Health). AMR, with more than 12,000 paramedics and emergency medical technicians, is a provider and manager of community-based medical transportation services, including emergency (‘‘911’’), non-emergency, managed transportation, fixed-wing air ambulance and disaster response. EmCare, with nearly 8,000 affiliated physicians and other clinicians, is a provider of integrated facility-based physician services, including emergency, anesthesiology, hospitalist/inpatient care, radiology, tele-radiology and surgery. Evolution Health provides comprehensive care to patients across various settings, many of whom suffer from advanced illnesses and chronic diseases. Envision Healthcare is headquartered in Greenwood Village, Colorado.