MIAMI, Florida — Nov. 19, 2015 — Millions of U.S. Medicare beneficiaries are actively considering which primary care physicians and specialist doctors will help them optimize health in the coming year. Plus, they are reviewing health plans to determine which offer the best value, along with unrivaled access to outstanding PCP and specialist doctors. The Annual Election Period (AEP) is underway, and the nation’s leading integrated primary care practice for seniors, ChenMed, today announced that Jeffrey Kang, MD, MPH is now serving as its President.
Recently, The Wall Street Journal featured an article highlighting "concierge medical quarterbacking" – helping patients manage complex medical challenges. In the article, Leslie D. Michelson, author of "The Patient's Playbook," states that ChenMed patients receive healthcare equivalent to more expensive concierge organizations but "without the extra financial and emotional costs."
There are some big rewards that come with doing the right thing. By living our mission to treat others like family and deliver the highest quality, coordinated care in their time of need, our teams are improving lives and driving our satisfaction scores off the chart.
Recently Modern Healthcare featured an article about the technical innovations in use by the ChenMed family of companies. In the article, Dr. Bob Kocher (a former assistant to President Obama's National Economic Council) had this to say about ChenMed's unique model of care: “They’re doing a ton more analytics than anyone … That means ChenMed doctors are better able to track and take care of their patients.”