TREASURE COAST - Physicians Immediate Care, the largest provider of ambulatory and urgent health care on the Treasure Coast, is pleased to announce that Benjamin Crespo has joined their staff as manager of Human Resources. Prior to joining Physicians Immediate Care, Crespo was a medical technician in the United States Air Force, Human Resources Manager for a golf resort in Puerto Rico and an agent for the Federal Emergency Management Agency. He also is part of the Florida Air National Guard as an Aerospace Medical Technician.
As manager of Human Resources, Crespo will be responsible for recruiting and staffing, performance management, employee development, Workers Compensation and facilitation of company policies.
"I'm looking forward to participating in the strategic planning and management of staffing for Physicians Immediate Care," said Crespo.
Physicians Immediate Care now operates five clinics located in St. Lucie and Mart in counties. "Along with the increased number of offices, we have also increased the number of employees," says Kenneth J. Palestrant, M.D., CEO and medical direc tor of Physicians Immediate Care. "We arrived at a point where we needed one person dedicated to overseeing the management of personnel. Crespo is awelcome addition to our staff."
Physicians Immediate Care provides a cost effective alternative to emergency rooms and doctor's offices. Well known for its patient satisfaction and outstanding team of health care providers, Physicians Immediate Care has five convenient locations and are open seven days a week to serve St. Lucie and northern Martin counties. Physicians Immediate Care also offers employers professional services for workers compensation, routine exams, and drug testing.