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MedQuest Associates Partners with NMHS on The Imaging Center
By MedQuest Media Posted September 20, 2016 in News Releases
TUPELO, MS, Sept. 20, 2016 – North Mississippi Health Services (NMHS) has purchased a majority interest in The Imaging Center in Tupelo and partnered with MedQuest Associates, a leading diagnostic imaging center owner/operator, as a managing joint venture (JV) partner in the business.
MedQuest, which purchased minority interest in the center, has assumed management of daily operations of the facility, located at 320 South Gloster Street.
“The Imaging Center will retain its current name, staff and excellent service orientation, which was developed by its late founder, Dr. Mike Currie,” said M. Shane Spees, NMHS president and CEO. “NMHS is pleased to be partnering with MedQuest and area provider-owners to continue offering greater convenience and access to radiology and imaging services to Tupelo and the surrounding communities.”
“We are very excited to be partners in The Imaging Center with NMHS and provider-owners in the local medical community,” said Bruce Elder, CEO of MedQuest. “As we assume management responsibility for the center, we look forward to building relationships with providers throughout the community and providing the highest quality imaging services to patients in the Tupelo area.”
The Imaging Center moved to its current location in 2013 from Midtown Pointe, formerly known as Gloster Creek Village
About MedQuest Associates
MedQuest is a leading owner, operator and manager of diagnostic imaging facilities and hospital radiology services, with a network of nearly 50 imaging centers and 14 acute care hospital radiology departments under management. As one of the nation’s most experienced outpatient imaging partners, MedQuest also provides comprehensive services, including outpatient imaging management and joint venture (JV), referring physician engagement and service line performance consulting. Serving health systems, hospitals and imaging centers nationwide, MedQuest draws upon decades of operational experience and industry knowledge to deliver comprehensive guidance and solutions that increase revenue and optimize operations, while improving quality and the patient experience. MedQuest’s industry-leading proprietary systems and processes create an unrivaled value proposition for its partners. Learn more at www.mqimaging.com