December 28th, 2015
University Physicians Group (NY) selects CircleLink Health to deliver chronic care management services to its 15,000 Medicare patients.
(Stamford, CT) –University Physicians Group (UPG), has selected CircleLink Health, an industry leader in preventative healthcare technology, to improve patient outcomes and enable Medicare’s new chronic care management (CCM) program.
“This partnership makes it easier for UPG to deliver high quality, preventative health care that will improve medical outcomes and lower the cost of healthcare delivered by UPG physicians. We also help the practice meet and document all of the reimbursement requirements set by Medicare.” said Jonathan Katz, CEO and Co-Founder of CircleLink Health, “All while minimizing the investment in resources needed to receive these reimbursements.”
With patients eager to participate in this new and exciting program, Dr. Jeffrey Hyman, Medical Director of UPG, remarked “Partnering with CircleLink gives us an excellent and cost effective way to care for chronically ill patients between office visits and prevent unnecessary complications.”
About University Physicians Group
University Physicians Group is a multi-specialty medical group of 53 physicians and other healthcare professionals committed to providing high quality, accessible healthcare to both Staten Island and southern Brooklyn, across 13 locations.
Comprised mostly of primary care physicians, Board Certified in internal medicine and family practice, these providers are here to serve the healthcare needs of the community from pediatrics to geriatrics. Aligned with a strong presence of specialties including allergy, dermatology, endocrinology, podiatry (including diabetic foot), rheumatology, UPG provides comprehensive services in these fields of specialty while working closely with affiliated institutions and other providers to insure optimal quality healthcare is available and obtained in a timely manner.
About CircleLink Health
CircleLink Health, a leading health technology company, improves health for patients with chronic conditions by engaging them through their mobile or landline phones, allowing their physicians to easily earn Medicare’s new chronic care reimbursement.
CircleLink Health previously has delivered successful projects for Johns Hopkins University, Tulane University, Yale New-Haven Medical Center, Emory University and other top-notch institutions. Visit www.circlelinkhealth.com for more information.