Prospect IPA and Clever Care Collaborate to Provide Vast Health Care Choices for Comprehensive Care
Clever Care Health Plan further expands provider access for members through a new partnership with Prospect Medical Group.
ARCADIA, Calif. (PRWEB) November 06, 2020
Clever Care Health Plan, a Medicare Advantage HMO plan focused on delivering Eastern Medicine and comprehensive supplemental benefits, has announced its partnership with Prospect Medical Group, a leading provider in healthcare services. With the goal of providing more accessible health care choices in mind, the addition of Prospect IPAs network of physicians, specialists, and hospitals will enhance Clever Care’s broad network of over 15,000 providers and 50 leading hospitals in Los Angeles, Orange, and San Diego counties. Prospect’s provider facilities can range from cultural care training to patient engagement programs, which are beneficial to the diverse population of Medicare Advantage beneficiaries.
“Through our extensive network of providers, we provide high-quality, personalized care for our members. Providing support to our Medicare Advantage members in a compassionate and culturally sensitive manner is a top priority for us. Clever Health’s unique approach to care compliments our company’s long history of providing the right care for each unique patient” said Jim Brown, CEO, Prospect Medical Systems. “In times like COVID-19, providing access to care in a timely manner becomes even more critical and our networks provide many options for members to easily get healthcare when they need it.”
With about 600,000 members and 28 IPAs in six states, Prospect has a proven record of experience in managing health plan-delegated downside risk for doctors and hospitals. Prospect Medical Group is managed by its affiliate, Prospect Medical Systems, a management services organization with 25 years of experience. Recently, for the ninth year in a row, Prospect and its subsidiaries were given an award for Elite States from America’s Physician Groups (APG) Stands of Excellence Survey 2020.
This partnership will allow both health care companies to deliver a holistic approach to care that offers members extensive provider options that will improve overall access to care. Prospect and Clever Care are both dedicated to making sure their beneficiaries receive the care and support they need; in the language they understand.
Complete Care from East to West
Clever Care makes it possible for people who are eligible for Medicare to get the best of both worlds through advanced Western medicine and traditional Eastern medicine. Their extensive network of providers allows their members to access unique health coverage that includes popular Eastern concepts such as herbal supplements, acupuncture, cupping, and many more. All these features combined with innovative Western medical practices create a comprehensive Medicare Advantage solution that Clever Care is pleased to offer to Southern California residents.
“Our partnership with Prospect helps us deliver increased access to our unique combination of Eastern and Western Medicine to Medicare-eligible patients throughout Southern California. The topic of maintaining a healthy lifestyle is especially significant after knowing the complications that COVID-19 may cause to those with existing health concerns,” said Peter Winston, Vice President of Community and Provider Development at Clever Health Plan “In these unprecedented times, strengthening the connection of physicians and coordination of care is crucial. This partnership will help advance the shared goal of providing the quality care and ensuring coordinated health care services become more available.”
About Prospect Medical Group
The Prospect Medical Group IPAs are managed by Prospect Medical Systems, which develops, implements, and manages a full range of support services. Prospect Medical Holdings, Inc. is the parent company of Prospect Medical Systems. To learn more about Prospect or to select a primary care physician, visit http://www.prospectmedical.com.
About Clever Care Health Plan
Clever Care Health Plan, Inc. is a private company based in Southern California that offers a combination of advanced Western medicine and traditional Eastern medicine. This holistic approach to care is made possible through an extensive network of PCPs and specialists while still maintaining a high quality of care.