Outpatient Imaging Affiliates joint ventures with Baptist Memorial Health Care in Memphis
Nashville, TN (August 5, 2015) – Outpatient Imaging Affiliates (“OIA”) announced today the formation of a partnership with Baptist Memorial Medical Group in Memphis to jointly own and operate The Imaging Center at Wolf River, a new outpatient imaging center located in the Germantown area of Memphis.
The joint venture was formed with OIA contributing its existing assets in the Memphis market to the joint venture. The partners secured Tennessee Certificate of Need approval in June 2014, began construction on Wolf River Boulevard later that year and saw its first patients this week.
“At its core, OIA is a joint venture company who prefers to partner with hospitals in their local markets.” says Cannon King, CEO of Outpatient Imaging Affiliates. “We are pleased to be able secure the premiere health system in the market as our joint venture partner. This first location will serve as a platform for future growth in the market.”
The Imaging Center at Wolf River will provide MRI, CT, Ultrasound, X-Ray and Fluoroscopy exams. Professional services are provided by MidSouth Imaging and Therapeutics, a group which has offered world-class diagnostic imaging interpretation and interventional radiology services to patients, hospitals and clinics across the mid-south for more than forty-five years.