On Jan. 2, Fox Valley Internal Medicine (FVIM) becomes part of Centegra Physician Care (CPC). Centegra Health System welcomes the addition of 10 Fox Valley Internal Medicine physicians and more than 25 staff members who grow the total CPC provider team to 103 physicians, 25 midlevel practitioners at 10 practice locations.
Centegra Health System President and Chief Operating Officer, Jason Sciarro, said, “Fox Valley Internal Medicine, with offices in Crystal Lake and Algonquin, is a highly successful and well-respected medical practice. Its physicians and associates put great emphasis on quality of care, patient relations, and community contributions. We are thrilled to welcome the FVIM physicians and associates to our Centegra family. This exciting collaboration allows us to provide expanded opportunities and convenient access points of clinical excellence to even more residents of McHenry County and northern Kane County.”
Dr. George Urban of Fox Valley Internal Medicine said, “As part of our efforts to advance to the next level of patient satisfaction and quality healthcare, we are excited to announce that we are partnering with Centegra Health System.” Dr. Tom Salvi of Fox Valley Internal Medicine added, “Our affiliation with Centegra allows us to join a health system committed to meeting the needs of the residents of McHenry County. Our association with Centegra will allow us to provide better continuity of care and enhanced access to local state-of-the-art services.”
According to Sciarro, this integration allows both groups additional access to capital, technology, physician and employment talent.
“It is a further demonstration of Centegra’s continued commitment to providing access to high-quality healthcare, from wellness and prevention all the way to home care, for all the residents of our community,” Sciarro said.
Associates from both organizations have worked closely together to ensure a smooth transition. Patients or family members with questions are encouraged to call Fox Valley Internal Medicine at 815-455-6000 or 847-658-0100, or Centegra Physician Care at 815-338-6600.
Centegra Health System is committed to meeting the healthcare needs of the residents of greater McHenry County and to making services available in multiple and convenient locations, including hospitals in McHenry and Woodstock, Immediate and Physician Care Centers, Centegra Sage Cancer Center, Health Bridge Fitness Centers and more. As the region’s leading healthcare provider, Centegra Health System continues to bring the latest treatments and technology, along with the skills of nearly 4,000 medical professionals, to meet the needs of the growing McHenry County community. For more information on Centegra Health System visit Facebook and Twitter or call 877-CENTEGRA (877-236-8347).