DuPage Medical Group Announces Intent to Acquire Northwest Health Care Associates

June 21, 2017

DOWN­ERS GROVE, Ill. — DuPage Med­ical Group, the largest inde­pen­dent mul­ti-spe­cial­ty physi­cian group in the Chica­go area, announces its intent to acquire North­west Health Care Asso­ciates, pend­ing com­ple­tion of due dili­gence and final con­tract nego­ti­a­tions. North­west Health Care Asso­ciates is a mul­ti-spe­cial­ty clin­ic with loca­tions serv­ing Chicago’s north­west sub­urbs. Terms of the deal were not made public. 

Found­ed in 1981, North­west Health Care Asso­ciates has loca­tions in Hoff­man Estates, East Dundee and Elk Grove Vil­lage. The group, which is physi­cian owned and direct­ed, includes 25 physi­cians across sev­en med­ical specialties. 

The physi­cians of North­west Health Care Asso­ciates pro­vide qual­i­ty, physi­cian-direct­ed care to patients in the north­ern sub­urbs of Chica­go,” said DMG CEO Mike Kasper. This acqui­si­tion will allow DMG to expand its ser­vice area fur­ther north while pro­vid­ing North­west Health Care Asso­ciates’ patients addi­tion­al ser­vices and increased convenience.”

Lead­er­ship teams from DMG and North­west Health Care Asso­ciates will work togeth­er on plans for a smooth tran­si­tion and inte­gra­tion of physi­cians, employ­ees and patients, Kasper added. 

North­west Health Care Asso­ciates’ physi­cians will remain ded­i­cat­ed to the com­mu­ni­ties they’ve been serv­ing for more than 35 years. We share a com­mit­ment to doc­tor-direct­ed med­i­cine and pro­vid­ing our patients effi­cient access to qual­i­ty health care,” said DMG Pres­i­dent Dr. Paul Merrick.

Join­ing DuPage Med­ical Group is a great oppor­tu­ni­ty for us,” said Dr. Bri­an Mus­ka of North­west Health Care Asso­ciates. This rela­tion­ship will allow us to con­tin­ue serv­ing patients in our com­mu­ni­ties, while pro­vid­ing resources as well as access to lead­ing-edge tech­nol­o­gy need­ed to with­stand the chang­ing health­care landscape.”

About DuPage Med­ical Group

Found­ed in 1999, DuPage Med­ical Group is the largest inde­pen­dent, mul­ti-spe­cial­ty physi­cian group with more than 600 physi­cians in over 80 sub­ur­ban Chica­go loca­tions. DMG is a patient-cen­tered orga­ni­za­tion focused on improv­ing access to con­ve­nient, qual­i­ty health care using the lat­est tech­nol­o­gy and treat­ment options. For more infor­ma­tion, vis­it www​.duly​healthand​care​.com.

About North­west Health Care Associates 

North­west Health Care Asso­ciates has pro­vid­ed qual­i­ty health care to the North­west­ern sub­urbs of Chica­go since 1981. As a mul­ti-spe­cial­ty clin­ic, North­west Health Care Asso­ciates pro­vides patients with imme­di­ate access to qual­i­ty pri­ma­ry care physi­cians and spe­cial­ists, deliv­er­ing an effi­cient, cost-effec­tive and car­ing approach for patients in the com­mu­ni­ty. North­west Health Care Asso­ciates offers a full range of ser­vices at three con­ve­nient loca­tions in Hoff­man Estates, East Dundee and Elk Grove Vil­lage. For more infor­ma­tion, vis­it nwh​cas​soc​.com.