Founded in 2013 and led by the group’s President Dr. Chris Trevino, Ascension Emergency Physicians (AEP) manages the emergency department at Our Lady of the Lake – Ascension in Gonzales, Louisiana. Ascension Emergency Physicians use data-driven management, true physician leadership and real expertise in emergency department services — exploring the complete extent of the efficiency process. AEP’s process improvement strategies are based on proven lean methodologies and transparent, collaborative relationships with hospitals and physicians. AEP is uniquely equipped through the services they provide to enhance patient satisfaction by making visits better, faster, and more efficient. AEP’s goal is to remain small and focused, allowing the team to provide tailored services to emergency departments and work hand-in-hand with staff to drive metrics.