LIGHTNING RELEASES: Los Angeles (1/26/2015) – HealthCare Partners Medical Group, a leading physician-run group providing primary, specialty and urgent care services in Montebello and East Los Angeles, today announced that California Assemblymember Jimmy Gomez (D-Los Angeles) visited the practice on Friday, January 23 to meet patients and caregivers and learn about the high quality, coordinated care they provide local constituents.
HealthCare Partners (HCP) invited the Assemblymemberto tour the office, learn more about the coordinated care – or integrated care – model used at HCP. The integrated care model facilitates regular communication between primary care physicians and specialists, aligning the treatment strategies of multiple doctors, often addressing a number of chronic illnesses.
While health insurance plans provide insurance to individuals choosing its product offerings, HealthCare Partners’ staff and affiliated physicians deliver the actual clinical and integrated care management to 836,000 members in Arizona, California, Florida, Nevada, and New Mexico.
In California alone, HealthCare Partners provides care to nearly 620,000 Medicare Advantage, Commercial, Exchange, and Medicaid Patients. In addition, they provide care to more than 100,000 fee-for-service patients. While HealthCare Partners is now considered to be one of the nation’s largest and most innovative healthcare communities, they are continuing to evolve in order to serve as a role model for the US health care delivery system.
“I thank the health care team at HealthCare Partners for providing a valuable service to local constituents, said Assemblymember Gomez. “They are leading the way for our health care system, providing a scalable model for successful, cost-effective care that is resulting in healthier, happier patients and cost savings across the healthcare system.”
The HealthCare Partners Medical Group serves Montebello and East Los Angeles. For more information, please call (323) 837-7234 or visit them at 3800 East First Street, Los Angeles, CA 90063.
About HealthCare Partners
HealthCare Partners, LLC, a division of DaVita HealthCare Partners, manages and operates HealthCare Partners Medical Group along with organizations in Nevada, Florida, Arizona, and New Mexico. HealthCare Partners Medical Group has been named a top-performer by the Integrated Healthcare Association (IHA), and has been recognized by health plans and business groups for medical leadership, the high quality of medical care delivered, operational effectiveness, and high rates of patient satisfaction. With more than 1,800 employed and affiliated primary care physicians and more than 4,500 employed and contracted specialists, HealthCare Partners cares for patients in Los Angeles, Long Beach, South Bay, the Pasadena/San Gabriel Valley area, the San Fernando and Santa Clarita Valleys, and Orange County. In addition to primary care doctors’ offices, HealthCare Partners provides medical services through urgent care centers, and offers a wide variety of support programs such as 24-hour telephone support, electronic medical records, free or low-cost health education classes, and special programs for chronic conditions. For more information, please visit www.healthcarepartners.com
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