ABOUT US

It’s not just the hospital, it’s the people inside

Emergency Physician Staffing Solutions was founded in 2006 by managing partners Drs. Jim Hubler, James Brown and Troy Cutler, with Dr. Kelly Cox joining the team in 2015. The partners are board certified in Emergency Medicine with extensive administrative experience, while also practicing emergency medicine in urban and rural communities. Together, they staff hospitals across Central Illinois, building EPSS on a true partnership model with hospital administrators to optimize the ER and enhance patient access.

MISSION

To deliver the best healthcare experience and exceptional emergency medical services to our clients and and patients.

VALUES

PEOPLE FIRST

We know that people provide the foundation for excellence in emergency medicine, so we put people at the center of all we do.

EXPERTISE 2ND TO NONE

Our physician leadership has more than 75 years of emergency medicine experience and they have been staffing emergency departments for more than a decade.

COMMUNITY ALWAYS

We are deeply committed to providing our communities with exceptional emergency care and enhanced patient access.

OUR TEAM

Meet our team! We are physician led, Emergency Medicine trained, and dedicated to the communities we serve. Founding and management partners are pictured below. From left to right: James Hubler, MD JD; Troy Cutler, MD; James Brown, MD.

James Hubler, MD JD, FACEP FCLM

Medial Director
UnityPoint Proctor

EMS Medical Director:  UnityPoint Health Peoria
Partner

James Brown, MD, FACEP

Medical Director
Mason District Hospital
Director of Hospitalist Services
Partner

Troy Cutler, MD, FACEP

Medical Director
OSF St. Luke Hospital
OSF St. Paul Hospital
Partner

Kelly Cox MD, FACEP

Medical Director
UnityPoint Pekin
Partner

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Greg Guard, MD

Medical Director
Warner Health Systems
Hopedale Medical Complex

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COMMUNITY

At EPSS, we are highly trained in emergency medicine and dedicated to the communities we serve. If you are a physician or clinician looking for work-life balance, we encourage you to explore the links below.

PEKIN & PROCTOR, ILLINOIS
UNITYPOINT HEALTH

UnityPoint Health is one of the nation’s most integrated health systems with 21 hospitals across 9 regions. EPPS provides staffing solutions for the health system’s emergency departments in both Pekin and Proctor, which offer a full spectrum of care for critically ill and injured patients in a safe, clean, comfortable, and convenient environment.

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