Published on October 19, 2013 at 4:28 AM
Apollo Medical Holdings, Inc. ("ApolloMed") (OTCQB: AMEH), a physician-centric integrated healthcare delivery company, today announced that AMVI Medical Group ("AMVI") has contracted with ApolloMed ACO to participate in its Accountable Care Organization.
Based in Orange County, California, AMVI Medical Group is a multispecialty network of over 50 primary care physicians and 120 specialists.
Under the terms of the agreement, ApolloMed and AMVI will partner to provide ACO patients with high quality care focused on achieving better outcomes at lower costs. ApolloMed will also work with AMVI providers to share clinical data, manage high-risk patients, coordinate care across each patient's full care continuum and to establish quality benchmarks for the delivery of highly attentive care.
"We welcome AMVI to our ACO network," stated Warren Hosseinion, M.D., Chief Executive Officer of Apollo Medical Holdings, Inc. "ApolloMed ACO is embarking on an effort to transform the quality, efficiency and satisfaction of patient care, which will have a positive effect on the community's health."
"Participating in ApolloMed ACO will allow AMVI to remain at the forefront of healthcare reform," stated Co Pham, M.D., Chief Executive Officer and President of AMVI. "Our medical group will be able to provide improved transitions of care between the inpatient and outpatient settings and improved population management."