Mary R. Grealy Elected to Board of Directors of Team Health Holdings Inc.
KNOXVILLE, Tenn., Oct. 2, 2012
KNOXVILLE, Tenn., Oct. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --Team Health Holdings Inc.
("TeamHealth") (NYSE:TMH) announced today that the company's Board of
Directors elected Mary R. Grealy, President of the Healthcare Leadership
Council (HLC), as a member of the board.
"We are delighted to have Mary join our Board, given her long history of
involvement in healthcare policy matters and her relationships with many
constituents including governmental and provider entities," said Lynn
Massingale, M.D., FACEP, Executive Chairman and Co-Founder of TeamHealth.
Grealy has served as President of the HLC, a coalition of chief executives of
the nation's leading healthcare companies and organizations, since 1999. The
HLC advocates consumer-centered healthcare reform, emphasizing the value of
private sector innovation. It is the only health policy advocacy group that
represents all sectors of the healthcare industry. As a widely recognized
expert in the field of health legislation and a member of the not-for-profit
board of Duquesne University, as well as the American Health Lawyers
Association, she frequently serves as a public speaker around the country.
Grealy has strong credentials within the hospital community, bringing 33 years
of consulting and advising experience to the board, including leading trade
associations, testifying before Congress, and lobbying at various levels of
She formerly served as the Chief Washington Counsel for the American Hospital
Association and as Chief Operating Officer and Executive Counsel for the
Federation of American Hospitals. She began her career in the healthcare
industry as a Legislative Assistant to U.S. House of Representatives' Ways and
Means Subcommittee on Health during the Carter Administration.
"Mary has a deep knowledge of healthcare policy issues and vast experience in
advising hospitals through leading national trade organizations," said Greg
Roth, President and Chief Executive Officer of TeamHealth. "She will be a
strong addition to our board."
Grealy is a graduate of Duquesne University School of Law in Pittsburgh, and
earned her undergraduate degree at Michigan State University.
TeamHealth (Knoxville, Tenn.) (NYSE: TMH) is one of the largest providers of
outsourced physician staffing solutions for hospitals in the United States.
Through its multiple service lines located in 17 regional sites, TeamHealth's
more than 8,300 affiliated healthcare professionals provide emergency
medicine, anesthesia, hospital medicine, urgent care, and pediatric staffing
and management services to more than 790 civilian and military hospitals,
clinics, and physician groups in 47 states. The term "TeamHealth" as used
throughout this release includes Team Health, Inc., and all of its related
entities, divisions, subsidiaries and affiliated physicians and physician
groups. For more information about TeamHealth, visit www.teamhealth.com.
SOURCE Team Health Holdings Inc.
Contact: INVESTORS: David Jones, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial
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