Saint Thomas signs new contract with APP for ER staffing at UC hospitals

Saint Thomas inked American Physician Partners, a Brentwood-based an ER/hospitalist management company, for Saint Thomas Stones River, Saint Thomas Highlands, Saint Thomas DeKalb and Saint Thomas River Park. The changeover at three hospitals occurred March 19. American Physician Partners began its work with Saint Thomas River Park April 19. “We’re very excited about this new […]


ER Doctor Saves Woman From Burning SUV

An emergency room doctor headed home after a long day of work, runs right into some overtime. Dr. John Ditchman spends his work days at McLaren Lapeer Region. On his way home early Saturday morning, Dr. Ditchman watched helplessly as a 2006 Chevrolet Impala in front of him hit a 2003 Dodge Durango head-on.  The […]


Brown Brothers Harriman recapitalizes American Physician Partners (via Nashville Post)

Brentwood-based emergency room management company American Physician Partners has announced its recently completed recapitalization led by Brown Brothers Harriman Capital Partners. Brentwood Capital Advisors co-invested in the recapitalization and served as financial advisors for American Physician Partners in the deal, terms for which were not disclosed in a release. American Physician Partners was formed in […]


BBH Capital Partners Completes Recapitalization of APP

December 22, 2016 – BBH Capital Partners (“BBHCP”) announced today that it has completed the recapitalization of American Physician Partners (“APP” or the “Company”) in partnership with APP’s Founder and CEO John Rutledge and other key members of the Company’s senior management team. Click here to read more.


Chad NeSmith Wins National Champtionship for the US Blind Golf Association

This past October, our very own, Chad NeSmith won the national championship for the United States Blind Golf Association. Read the full story via The Tennessean!        


Dr. Belt at Laughlin Memorial Hospital, Greenville, TN saw the power of the Patient Call Back Program

Message from patient’s mother “I just wanted to say how much I appreciate Dr. Randall Belt from the ER department. He saw and treated my son last night and called me this evening just to check on him. I spent most of my day at work worried about my son until I came home and […]


Lincoln County Accomplishments

Our Fall Festival was born as a way to embrace and engage our community in Lincoln County. Our goal was to allow everyone to come onto our campus at Lincoln Medical Center to relax and have fun with their families. We know that many trips to our campus are filled with anxiety, fear, and sometimes […]


New Leadership – Welcome Randy Ellis!

Randy Ellis, M.D. – Regional Med Dir, KY.  Dr. Ellis is a seasoned member of the American Physician Partner’s Team.  He is taking on a new role as the Regional Medical Director in Kentucky.  Randy education include a BA from University of Missouri – Columbia, a MPH from John Hopkins, and an M.D. from Vanderbilt […]


October Accomplishments

Under the leadership of the Medical Director Sheila Southerland and ER Nursing Director Melinda Adkins, Crisp Regional Hospital is proud to announce that the 2015-2016 STEMI Care of Excellence Award has been given to Crisp Regional Hospital’s Emergency Department and to Crisp County EMS.  The State Office of Rural Health, together with the Georgia Hospital […]


New Team Member – Welcome Allyson Wagner

Allyson Wagner –  Allyson is a new member of our recruiting team.  She is originally from Atlanta, Georgia and has earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Marketing from Georgia Southern University.  Allyson comes to us with 4 years of recruiting experience focused in emergency medicine recruiting.  Welcome, Allyson!