Like The Herald Business Journal on Facebook!
The Herald of Everett, Washington
Customer service  |  Subscribe   |   Log in or sign up   |   Advertising information   |   Contact us

The top local business stories in your email

Contact Us:

Josh O'Connor
Phone: 425-339-3007

Maureen Bozlinski
General Sales Manager
Phone: 425-339-3445
Fax: 425-339-3049

Jim Davis
Phone: 425-339-3097

Site address:
1800 41st Street, S-300,
Everett, WA 98203

Mailing address:
P.O. Box 930
Everett, WA 98206

HBJ RSS feeds

Western Washington Medical Group makes Arlington move

SHARE: facebook Twitter icon Linkedin icon Google+ icon Email icon |  PRINTER-FRIENDLY  |  COMMENTS
HBJ staff
Published: Monday, March 4, 2013, 3:27 p.m.
ARLINGTON — Western Washington Medical Group of Everett will add Whitehorse Family Medicine to its growing list of practices on May 1*.
Whitehorse Family Medicine, located in Arlington across from Cascade Valley Hospital, has been serving the community since 1956 and offers the services of two physicians and two nurse practitioners. Within Arlington, Whitehorse is known as a compassionate medical practice.
The move into the Arlington area is expected to be a positive change for patients of both Whitehorse Family Medicine and Western Washington Medical Group.
"WWMG is a firm advocate for patient choice," Western Washington Medical Group CEO Jerry Tillinger said in a news release. "By expending our geographic footprint and range of specialties, we are able to offer more choices for care to our patients."
The addition of Whitehorse Family Medicine continues the expanding partnership Western Washington Medical Group has with primary care providers in Snohomish County. In 2011, Western Washington Medical Group opened the Silver Lake Medical Clinic, expanding its family medicine to the south end, followed by the opening of an internal medicine practice in the Silver Lake and Canyon Park areas. That was followed by the additions of Lake Serene Clinic in Lynnwood, Mill Creek OB/GYN and Marysville Family Medicine. These groups joined Western Washington Medical Group's 19 specialties that see patients in 19 locations throughout Snohomish County.
"WWMG made a decision in 2010 to expand its partnerships with primary care providers and to bring a better balance of specialty and primary care providers into the organization," Tillinger said in the news release. "Practices in WWMG are able to maintain a high level of individuality and autonomy in their practice while still enjoying the benefits of a large group affiliation."
Tillinger said Western Washington Medical Group will continue its expansion in the coming years.
* The original version of this story posted Monday used an incorrect purchase date.
Story tags » SCBJ BusinessSCBJ Health CareSCBJ News



Share your comments: Log in using your HeraldNet account or your Facebook, Twitter or Disqus profile. Comments that violate the rules are subject to removal. Please see our terms of use. Please note that you must verify your email address for your comments to appear.

You are logged in using your HeraldNet ID. Click here to update your profile. | Log out.

Our new comment system is not supported in IE 7. Please upgrade your browser here.

comments powered by Disqus

Market roundup