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Experienced executive physician leader brings valuable skills to new

CONCORD, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–lt;a href=”” target=”_blank”gt;#VEPlt;/agt;–VEP Healthcare is pleased to announce the appointment of Harneet Singh
Bath, MD, MBA, FACP, to the position of Vice President of Inpatient

Dr. Bath is board certified in internal medicine and has been a
practicing physician for more than 15 years. In addition to serving as
VP of Inpatient Services for VEP Healthcare, he is Vice President/Chief
Medical Officer at Saint Anthony Medical Center in Rockford, Illinois.
Dr. Bath also has experience with hospitals of various sizes (large
trauma center to critical care access), multi-site and multi-specialty
physician practices, rural health centers, and Federally Qualified
Health Centers (FQHCs).

Dr. Bath is an experienced executive physician leader. His adaptive
leadership, financial acumen, operations management, change management,
and strong interpersonal relationships have enabled Dr. Bath to
consistently succeed in achieving the “quadruple aim” of improving
quality, improving both the patient and physician experience, and
reducing the cost of care.

Dr. Bath received a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery
(M.B.B.S.) from the Government Medical College in Amritsar, Punjab,
India. He completed his postgraduate medical education in internal
medicine at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Youngstown, Ohio. Dr. Bath also
holds a Masters of Business Administration (Executive) from Kellogg
University (Northwestern University) in Chicago. In 2018, Becker’s
Health named Dr. Bath among America’s “Best CMOs to Know.”

Says Dr. Bath, “I am very excited about working with all of the
outstanding professionals at VEP Healthcare—and to continue providing
exceptional care to all of our patients.”

Steven Maron, MD, President and CEO of VEP Healthcare, states, “We are
honored to have Harneet as a valuable member of our team. He offers a
rare combination of skills that are perfect for this important position.”

For more information, contact VEP Healthcare. Call 925.225.5837 and
visit VEP online at

About VEP Healthcare

VEP Healthcare began providing emergency medical management services in
1981. In the years since, the organization’s expertise has expanded into
hospitalist services, intensive care, clinical decision units,
telehealth, and telepsychiatry services. Today, the owners of VEP – the
company’s physicians, advanced practice clinicians, and corporate
personnel – deliver clinical staffing and management services to major
urban, smaller community, and rural hospitals nationwide. Partner
hospitals call the organization’s positive impact on quality,
efficiency, and patient satisfaction “the VEP Effect.” For more
information about VEP Healthcare, call 925.225.5837, or visit


April Martin, Marketing Coordinator
925-225-5837 ext. 127
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