Agility Health Enters El Paso Market Through Strategic Partnership With Border Therapy Services
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., May 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Agility Health, a leading provider of physical rehabilitation and software services that benefit patients, healthcare providers and employers, today announced that it has formed a strategic partnership with Border Therapy Services, a leading provider of physical therapy services in the greater El Paso, Texas area. Agility Health's latest partnership involves all three Border Therapy Services locations and advances the Company's strategy to extend its multi-state group of partnered and owned clinics. Financial terms were not disclosed.
Border Therapy Services is a well established outpatient provider in the El Paso community, providing an array of patient services with a particular focus on sports performance rehabilitation and training. Agility Health plans to help Border expand its business and client offering through Agility's state-of-the-art clinical management technology and infrastructure support, which includes administrative, marketing and recruitment capabilities, as well as financial resources to help support future growth.
"Our new relationship with Border Therapy Services highlights the kinds of higher level attributes we seek in a strategic partner," said Steven N. Davidson, Agility Health CEO. "In addition to being a well-run business whose management team understands the tangible value of creating a long-term, complementary partnership, the Border team is culturally aligned with our strong emphasis on working together to serve others.
"We also have the specific benefits of Border's excellent clinical reputation, experienced team of providers and substantial sports performance expertise. As we combine these assets with the many capabilities Agility Health brings to our partnerships, we look forward to working with Border to pursue new opportunities for further growth.
"We're also pleased that Mark Scott, Wayne Shaw and Mark Boncser – Border's veteran ownership team – will continue to be closely involved in the process of building on Border's strong reputation and relationships in the El Paso community," concluded Davidson. "Flexible ownership structures that help preserve clinic value are a hallmark of Agility Health's partnered clinic strategy."
About Agility Health
Agility Health (www.agilityhealth.com) is a leading healthcare provider devoted to the rehabilitation of patient physical injuries and conditions. Established in 1968, Agility Health delivers personalized care through nearly one million therapy visits annually at more than 110 service sites in 12 states nationwide. The company is dedicated to providing exceptional value to the patients, clients and partners it serves. Through its innovative clinical services, proven practice management systems and flexible partnership models, Agility Health helps achieve optimal performance in a variety of settings, including outpatient clinics, hospitals, long-term care facilities and employer work sites.
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