BestMed, a comprehensive provider of quality urgent care, primary care, physical therapy, hand therapy and musculoskeletal services in Lane and Douglas Counties, has announced the addition of Erin Cassidy, Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) to its team of healthcare providers. Cassidy will be providing patient care at BestMed’s Roseburg primary care clinic located at 780 NW Garden Valley Blvd Suite 310, which opened its doors on April 15, 2019.
Cassidy’s nursing career began in Colorado at Parkview Medical Center she worked in the emergency department and the cardiovascular intensive care unit from 1998 until 2004. From 2004 to 2007 Cassidy led student instruction at Colorado State University at Pueblo’s Nursing Program as a visiting professor. In 2005 she began practicing as a Family Nurse Practitioner with Southern Colorado Emergency Specialists. From 2007 to 2018 Cassidy held positions at Pueblo Cardiology Associates in Pueblo, Colorado, Salem CardioVascular Associates in Salem, Oregon, and Shaw Heart and Vascular Specialists in Roseburg. From 2017 to 2019, she cared for patients at the Park Medical Group Family Practice in Roseburg.
“I am thrilled to be part of the BestMed care team,” said Cassidy. “BestMed is committed to providing high quality medical care. Throughout my career, I have enjoyed working with others and having a positive impact on individuals, families, and communities. The ability to continue caring for patients, and to do it among a team of professional caregivers who relentlessly champion individual patient care is extremely rewarding.”
According to Dr. Lyle Torguson, BestMed Medical Director of Primary Care Services, Cassidy brings both the patient dedication and collaborative approach to care that BestMed looks for in its care providers.
“At BestMed, we are committed to being the place where patients are most comfortable seeking medical treatment, and the place where the most talented professionals want to work,” said Dr. Torgusson. “Erin brings to our Roseburg Clinic a positive, team-player attitude, and the type of compassion and collaborative approach to care that our patients’ value.”
Cassidy earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing from Colorado State University and a dual Master of Science Degree in Nursing and Family Nurse Practitioner Studies from the University of Colorado in Colorado Springs. She lives in Roseburg with her family.
Celebrating over ten years of serving patients throughout Lane County and Roseburg under the names Prime Care Partners, Eugene Urgent Care, Roseburg Urgent Care, and Atlas Physical Therapy we have established a new brand name and identity, BestMed. Our look and name have changed, but one thing has been the same since the beginning: Our commitment to quality patient care and our commitment to each other. BestMed is a medical company that provides urgent care, primary care, physical therapy services, and musculoskeletal clinic services in Lane and Douglas Counties. Our focus is providing high- quality patient care to the neighborhoods and communities we serve. BestMed is a growing company that was established in 2008 with one clinic and nine employees and has grown to 13 clinics all within the Eugene, Springfield, Junction City, Veneta, Oakridge. Cottage Grove, Florence, and Roseburg areas. For more information, please visit novahealth.com.
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