Sparks Welcomes New Premier Care Director

FORT SMITH, AR (January 30, 2013) – Sparks Health System is pleased to introduce the new director of our managed care network. 

Bob Dornblaser is now heading up Sparks PremierCare, the Health System’s Physician Hospital Organization. 

Dornblaser received his juris doctorate from the University of Arkansas School of Law. He has an extensive background as a legal advisor, benefits specialist, human resources generalist and consultant. Dornblaser has experience negotiating healthcare benefits contracts with area companies, including O.K. Foods, and has served as Director of Business Development for Employers’ Health Coalition in Fort Smith and Hot Springs. 

PremierCare facilitates a joint venture between Sparks, 13 area hospitals, a group of independent physicians, suppliers and other professionals involved in the field of medicine. 

In addition to PremierCare, Sparks Health System includes Sparks Regional Medical Center, Sparks Clinic (an employed multi-specialty physician group), and the fully hospital-integrated Marvin Altman Fitness Center.