Our Story

ACUTE CARE, INC. has been physician owned and operated since 1989.

Physicians Recruiting Physicians

Founded in 1989,  ACUTE CARE, INC., is owned and managed by board-certified emergency physician Mark C. Menadue, DO, JD, FACEP, FCLM. With the corporate offices in suburban Des Moines, Iowa, we currently provide services to more than 60 hospitals throughout the United States. 

ACUTE CARE, INC. is a full-service emergency medicine physician group focused on delivering the resources hospitals require to develop and maintain a competitive, clinically sophisticated, quality-oriented, and compassionate emergency department practice. 

ACUTE CARE, INC.provides hospital staffing services, strategically placing qualified physicians, advanced practice Providers (nurse practitioners [NPs] and physician assistants [PAs]), and locum tenens while ensuring patient and physician satisfaction.