Milbank, SD – Wapiti Medical Staffing announces the acquisition of Emergency Practice Associates (EPA) located in Waterloo, IA. Throughout three decades, EPA has built a solid reputation of providing medical staffing expertise coupled with excellent customer service.
Wapiti will maintain the full staff in Waterloo to support their existing clientele’s need while also preparing for continued expansion. Wapiti CEO Troy Kastrup observed, “We have recognized the obligation to provide exceptional healthcare in underserved markets. Not only are we driven to enlarge our reach, but we remain focused on improving the standard of healthcare for all that we serve.”
Post-acquisition, Wapiti Medical Staffing is projected to be among Staffing Industry Analysts’ 10 largest locum staffing companies in the United States. In 2017, Wapiti focused on expanding its coverage area outside of the Upper Midwest. Wapiti Medical Staffing expects sustained growth and anticipates doubling its current size in 2018.
Wapiti Medical Staffing has over twenty years’ experience connecting physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, and CRNAs to healthcare facilities throughout the United States. Wapiti is passionate about providing quality healthcare, focusing on rural markets, Veterans’ medical facilities, and Indian Health Services. As a multi-year recipient of Inavero’s Best of Staffing®
Award, Wapiti is recognized among the top 2% of all staffing agencies in the United States. Wapiti is based in Milbank, SD, with additional offices in Huron, SD; Rapid City, SD; Salt Lake City, UT; and Waterloo, IA.
From left: Dave Cooper, Wapiti CFO; Kim Herrmann, Wapiti COO; Troy Kastrup, Wapiti CEO; Margo Grimm, EPA President; Don Bradley, EPA Vice-President