Tri-State Memorial Hospital Partners with VEP Healthcare

Effective March 1, 2021, Tri-State Memorial Hospital partnered with VEP Healthcare, a national leader in physician staffing, to provide high-quality, compassionate emergency care to the Lewis-Clark community.

The new physician team at Tri-State Emergency specializes in emergency medicine and has decades of practice in their field. They focus on the overall patient experience and can treat all ages. The courtesy of the physicians and outstanding waiting area to treatment times have received high patient survey scores, placing them in the 80th percentile for overall patient satisfaction.

“It is an honor to partner with Tri-State Memorial Hospital to serve the Lewiston-Clarkston region,” said Steven Maron, MD, VEP Healthcare President with 30-years of emergency medical experience.

Tri-State Emergency is a Level II Stroke and Cardiac Facility, and a Level IV Trauma Center. The department is staffed with highly qualified emergency medicine physicians, advanced practice clinicians (APCs), and a specially trained nursing staff.

“The new partnership with VEP Healthcare and our emergency care services is an exciting time for Tri-State Memorial Hospital,” said Jackie Mossakowski, Chief Nursing Officer at Tri-State Memorial Hospital. “We’re taking strides forward to ensure that our community has access to the expertise in emergency medicine that they deserve. At our core, we are dedicated to providing the highest level of quality healthcare to the Lewis-Clark Valley.”

The emergency medicine physicians are focused on providing excellent patient care experiences. They care for all ages, 24-hours a day, 7-days a week, providing quick diagnoses and appropriate plans for treatment. To learn more about Tri-State Emergency, visit