FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Franklin, TN (March 1, 2023) – Outpatient Imaging Affiliates (“OIA”) announced today the contribution of its previously wholly owned outpatient imaging center location in Knoxville – Outpatient Diagnostic Center of Knoxville – to a newly formed joint venture with The University of Tennessee Medical Center. OIA will contribute Outpatient Diagnostic Center while The University of Tennessee Medical Center will contribute two locations.
The three contributed outpatient imaging center locations will collectively be branded “University Diagnostics” as follows:
- University Diagnostics – Hall of Fame (601 S. Hall of Fame Drive, Knoxville)
- University Diagnostics – Northshore (1975 Town Center Blvd, Knoxville)
- University Diagnostics – Halls (7326 Maynardville Pike, Knoxville)
Cannon King, CEO of OIA, commented in response to the newly formed venture, “When OIA and The University of Tennessee Medical Center began conversations surrounding this venture, I thought that the idea ‘just made a lot of sense’. OIA has a tremendous amount of expertise in running patient friendly and referring physician focused outpatient imaging center locations and The University of Tennessee Medical Center has a tremendous brand and strong relationships in the market. It was a perfect match.”
This joint venture brings OIA’s total number of centers up to 62 locations across the country, with sixteen partners in fifteen states.