JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Formativ Health will be bringing 500 new jobs to Jacksonville within the next 18 months, the physician management services company and Mayor Lenny Curry announced Tuesday afternoon.
The organization, which was founded in January by health care provider Northwell Health, will lease will and build out 65,000 square feet of office space on Belfort Road for a new patient access services center.
“No one can deny the momentum that is building in Jacksonville, especially in the health and life science sector,” Curry said. “As a company that supports the medical community by making their operations more efficient and productive, Formativ Health will enhance Jacksonville’s presence in this all-important sector of our economy.”
Formativ will start training staff in February and the begin partial operations in April. The build-out is expected to be completed by mid-2018.
“The Jacksonville region has a strong health care market and Formativ Health’s decision to locate a service center here further solidifies our standing as a leader in the health and life sciences industry,” said Darnell Smith, JAX Chamber Chair and Florida Blue’s North Florida market president. “The hundreds of jobs the company has committed to create will not only put more of our citizens to work, but will also enhance the physician experience and patient care in Northeast Florida.”
The company offers comprehensive management services to assist physician practices, allowing physician groups and independent physicians to improve financial health, adapt to changing payment models, increase physician productivity and positively impact patient experiences.
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