WESTMED Medical Group is an outpatient healthcare success story in Westchester County, New York that has received local, state and national recognition for excellence. It started when The Westchester Medical Group (now known as WESTMED Medical Group) was formed in 1996 with 15 physicians, 80 staff members and 30,000 patients, Then, in May 1999, 18 physicians with the White Plains-based Northeast Permanente Medical Group merged with The Westchester Medical Group. The combined multi-specialty medical practice was, and still is, led by President and CEO Dr. Simeon Schwartz and Medical Director Dr. Barney Newman.
Today WESTMED has over 929 employees including more than 225 physicians including primary care and 28 medical specialties. The practice is dedicated to providing coordinated, efficient and quality care to more than 237,000 patients in its 4 full-service and 5 satellite medical offices. The practice is known for being an early adopter of electronic medical records and for its full service, state-of-the art medical services and systems “under one roof”.