Paladin Healthcare Capital is a special opportunity investor that makes private equity, structured debt, and real estate investments in the healthcare sector.

Mark R. Bell, MD, FACEP, Advisor

Dr. Mark Bell currently serves as President and Principal of Emergent Medical Associates (“EMA”), which is among the most successful emergency department management companies in the healthcare industry.

EMA’s physicians, proprietary methods, management techniques, and uncompromising standards have allowed EMA to create “Hospitals of Excellence” that consistently achieve best-of-class operating metrics. EMA currently operates 20 emergency departments caring for 550,000 patients annually. Through an affiliate, EMA also oversees several high-performance hospitalist programs.

Mark is currently the Director of Emergency Services at numerous hospitals across Southern California.

He served as Chief Medical Officer and Founding Principal of Avanti Hospitals, LLC, where he led the clinical turnaround of Avanti’s previously underperforming urban community hospitals. He spends much of his time teaching emergency physicians skills in administrative management and emergency medicine leadership; has published numerous articles on topics such as pediatric cardiology, nutrition, and EM reimbursement; and frequently lectures on EMTALA, toxicology, and other medical issues.