Women’s Health Specialists Receives Top National Ranking From The Medical Group Management Association

Women’s Health Specialists, one of the region’s most trusted and respected names in women’s health care, has once again received national acclaim for its superior health care performance. The Better Performer status was given to Women’s Health Specialists by the Medical Group Management Association (MGMA). According to the MGMA’s Performance and Practices of Successful Medical Groups: 2011 Report Based on 2010 Data, Women’s Health Specialists was identified as a “better performer” because of Profitability and Cost Management compared with similar medical groups nationwide. Only about 400 medical groups in the entire nation received this ranking.

“Our area of proficiency of Profitability and Cost Management speaks highly of the attention to detail throughout all levels of our business,” said Bill Hughes, Administrator, Women’s Health Specialists. “We take great pride in managing a wellness organization that is focused on maintaining excellent patient care without undue expenses or patient dissatisfaction. Cost management is certainly one of the key elements in that endeavor,” added Hughes.

“We have invested in state-of-the-art equipment and technology to assure each and every one of our patients is getting the absolute best care possible at the most reasonable cost,” said Jeremy S. Singer, M.D. FACOG, Women’s health Specialists. “That coupled with the long term stability of our practice means patients really have come to trust and respect the level of quality we provide each and every day,” added Dr. Singer. Women’s Health Specialists has achieved the national ranking five of the last seven years, receiving the highest level of national ranking in two of those years.

The MGMA report and ranking has been a benchmarking standard among medical groups for nearly a decade. The ranking is made from data supplied by respondents as well as a questionnaire that assesses management behavior, practices, and procedures nationwide.

MGMA, founded in 1926, is the nation’s principal voice for medical group practices. MGMA’s more than 22,500 members manage and lead 13,600 organizations, in which more than 280,000 physicians practice.

Women’s Health Specialists has provided nearly 40 years of continuous service to the women on Florida’s Treasure Coast. The obstetricians, gynecologists, nurse-midwives and support staff of Women’s Health Specialists provide a full range of high quality healthcare services to women through all stages of the lives.

For more information, contact Bill Hughes, Administrator, Women’s Health Specialists, 3498 N.W. Federal Highway, Jensen Beach, Florida; (772) 219-1080, ext. 1079