Oxford, MS, August 26, 2015 --(PR.com
)-- Willow Anesthesia, a locally-owned, full-service anesthesia provider, announced today that it is the exclusive provider of anesthesia and obstetrical pain services at Greenwood Leflore Hospital in Greenwood, Mississippi.
"We chose to partner with Willow Anesthesia because we felt they shared the same values and goals we have to provide the best possible anesthesia services to our patients," said Dodie McElmurray, Chief Operating Officer of Greenwood Leflore Hospital. "Throughout this process, Willow has been a true partner in negotiation, and has provided us with exceptional coverage."
Willow Anesthesia has a staff of 41 anesthesia providers, including Wilton L. "Bo" Marsalis, M.D., Ph.D., who serves as Chief Medical Director. Dr. Marsalis will be guiding the Greenwood Leflore team of eight CRNAs and two anesthesiologists to provide high quality, patient-centered services at the facility. A fundamental service at Greenwood Leflore is that which deals with acute pain. The Willow team at Greenwood provides regional analgesia by performing both continuous catheter placement as well as single dose injections. The goal of such therapy is to provide patients with significantly diminished pain after surgical procedures.
Dr. Marsalis, along with Paul Carpenter, CEO, and David McCullen, President, both Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists, comprise the clinical leadership team for Willow Anesthesia.
"The Willow team is honored to work with such a respected group of physicians and leaders in the healthcare community," said Carpenter. "We look forward to a long, successful partnership."
About Greenwood Leflore Hospital
A publicly-owned healthcare organization, Greenwood Leflore Hospital was established in 1906 and has evolved into a regional hub of healthcare services for North Central Mississippi. The 208-bed hospital is accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations and offers medical and surgical care by experienced health professionals, with access to the latest medical technology. For more information, please visit www.glh.org.
About Willow Anesthesia Solutions
Willow Anesthesia Solutions delivers innovative, patient-centered anesthesia services through family-oriented and integrity-driven team members. Based in Oxford, Mississippi, Willow offers provider services, billing solutions and consulting expertise, and is committed to providing an exceptional full-service anesthesia experience for its patients. For more information about Willow Anesthesia, visit www.willowanesthesia.com.