Nicklaus Childrens Hospital at St. Marys Medical Center Names Emergency Pediatric Services to Run Emergency Department 
Tuesday, 04 September 2007 

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. – Nicklaus Children’s Hospital at St. Mary’s Medical Center today announced that Emergency Pediatric Services (EPS), an affiliate of Kidz Medical Services, Inc., will provide physician leadership for its pediatric Emergency Department (ED).            

“We look forward to a service oriented, quality driven and successful partnership with Kidz Medical,” Davide M. Carbone, CEO at St. Mary’s Medical Center and Nicklaus Children’s Hospital, said. “We are continuing our commitment toward building a healthier community.”            

Kidz Medical Services, Inc. began providing medical leadership and physician staffing to Nicklaus Children’s Hospital Pediatric Intensive Care Unit in June and is a well-established pediatric group under the direction of Albert Tano, MD, and Jorge Perez, MD. EPS currently provides emergency pediatric services to three south Florida Pediatric Emergency Departments – Palmetto General Hospital, West Boca Medical Center, and Bethesda Memorial Hospital. Their physicians have become known for their commitment to provide exceptional care to patients, making the group a nice fit at Nicklaus Children’s Hospital.