Sheridan Healthcare shoulders office responsibilties for busy doctors and hospital administrators. The firm is a physician practice management company that serves anesthesiologists, neonatologists, pediatricians, radiologists, emergency room, and other general and specialty care physicians. The firm also provides outsourced staffing, recruitment, billing, compliance, and administration services to hospitals, group practices, ambulatory surgery centers, and other health care facilities. The company provides services to more than 1,600 doctors and 100 facilities in about 20 states. Sheridan Healthcare is controlled by private equity firm Hellman & Friedman.
Sheridan Healthcare maintains an administrative division that provides services including research, risk management, legal, regulatory compliance, accounting, collections, and human resources to its affiliates and clients. The company grows by establishing affiliations with health care organizations, partly through long-term management contracts, and by adding physicians to its recruitment network. Its goal is to help its clients maximize operational strength, patient outcomes, and profitability.
The company, which was founded by chairman and CEO Mitchell Eisenberg and vice chairman Lewis Gold, was acquired by an investment group led by Hellman & Friedman in 2007. – less