Nueterra Global Alliance Aligns with Surgery Center of Pinehurst
LEAWOOD, Kan., May 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Nueterra Global Alliance (NGA) is pleased to announce the Surgery Center of Pinehurst (SCOP) as the newest addition to its global health network, which consists primarily of specialty healthcare facilities and tertiary service providers, all working to facilitate domestic and international medical exchange. As the NGA partner network continues to expand, facilities like SCOP will be sought out to provide the surgical specialties in high demand among medical exchange patients, including orthopedic procedures, pain management treatments and plastic surgery.
“Facilities like ours present unique benefits to surgery patients, due largely to our specialized focuses and simplified admission and discharge processes,” says Tracey Harbour, administrator, SCOP. “By aligning with NGA, Surgery Center of Pinehurst can serve both our immediate community and those outside of Pinehurst.”
SCOP is the first multi-specialty ambulatory surgery center of its kind in the immediate Pinehurst area. Since opening in 2006, the facility has maintained a 98 percent positive patient satisfaction rating and been recognized among the “Who’s Who in the Ambulatory Surgery Industry.” In addition to general surgery and pain management procedures, SCOP specialties include ENT, gynecology, pediatric ophthalmology, plastic surgery, podiatry and urology.
“We’re excited to add another new partner to what has become an incredible global healthcare network,” says David Miller, president, NGA. “Every domestic partner we add is a new opportunity to foster inbound medical exchange, and Pinehurst’s surgical capabilities, along with their ability to accommodate international patients, make them a truly valuable asset to our system.”
NGA has helped SCOP develop package pricing options that offer cost transparency and improved budget management for exchange patients. In addition, SCOP will be able to take full advantage of the educational and material resources NGA provides to each of its provider partners.
To learn more, visit www.nueterraglobalalliance.com.
Nueterra is the nation’s largest private-sector organization specializing in joint-equity partnerships with health systems, governments, hospitals and physicians. By combining strategic interests, capabilities and experiences, Nueterra is transforming healthcare–integrating providers, connecting to consumers and collaborating with partners. The company’s international arm, Nueterra Global Alliance (NGA), is built on a worldwide network of owned and managed medical facilities, as well as tertiary health system partners, all utilizing a proprietary, cloud-based patient management system to strategically recreate international healthcare delivery and facilitate medical exchange.
About Surgery Center of Pinehurst
The Surgery Center of Pinehurst opened in January 2006. It is a for profit organization jointly owned by area physicians, First Health of the Carolina’s and Nueterra Healthcare. We have six operating rooms and two pain procedure rooms with services in orthopedic surgery, ENT, gynecology, general surgery, plastic surgery, children’s ophthalmology, urology, podiatry and pain management. We have an elite team of anesthesiologists and nurse anesthetists. Our facility offers easy access and convenient parking to the patients and family. It is our goal to provide quality patient care in a small efficient facility on an ongoing basis.
SOURCE Nueterra Global Alliance