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October 16, 2017
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SuperCare Health wins capitation to manage respiratory lives for Scripps Health
DOWNEY, CA – SuperCare Health – a comprehensive high-touch, high-tech post-acute health care organization that manages chronic care patients – was awarded the contract to provide home medical equipment and capped respiratory services to all at-risk patient members of Scripps Health, an integrated health system in San Diego. SuperCare Health will be responsible for an additional 40,000 commercial lives and 30,000 senior lives in California.
“We are honored to be chosen by Scripps as their preferred respiratory care provider for their patients in the San Diego area,” said John Cassar, CEO, SuperCare Health. “We have been providing patient care, supplies and equipment for over 45 years and have a solid foundation that patients can entrust their future care to.”
Scripps Health operates four San Diego hospitals across five campuses and a network of Scripps Clinic and Scripps Coastal outpatient locations across San Diego county. Their medical group encompasses thousands of affiliated physicians, covering more than 100 medical and surgical specialties, who provide care throughout the San Diego area. SuperCare Health’s contract includes the following entities: Scripps Clinic Medical Group, Scripps Coastal Medical Center, Mercy Physicians Medical Group, Scripps Physicians Medical Group, Primary Care Associates Medical Group, MuliCultural Primary Medical Group and Rady Children’s Health Network.
SuperCare Health is the leading provider of ventilators in California, supporting the needs of respiratory patients through cutting-edge devices from leading healthcare manufacturers, such as Philips Respironics (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA) and ResMed (NYSE: RMD). The company manages patients providing quality respiratory medical supplies and medications from industry leading companies such as Medtronic (NYSE: MDT), Sunovion and Mylan (NYSE: MYL).
SuperCare Health has also developed chronic care management programs for COPD, neuromuscular disorders, pediatrics and medication optimization. The organization provides a broad range of therapies including: ventilation, oxygen, nebulizers and nebulized medications, CPAP/BiPAP, airway clearance and mobilization, and home medical equipment.
Scripps is a private, nonprofit, integrated health system in San Diego, California committed to providing the highest quality care. Scripps offers excellent medical care as well as preventive services and wellness screenings for every stage of life.
Learn more about Scripps Health, a nonprofit integrated health system in San Diego, Calif.
About SuperCare Health
SuperCare Health is a comprehensive high-touch, high-tech, post-acute health care organization that manages chronic care patients and provides a broad range of therapies including: ventilation, oxygen, CPAP/BiPAP, medication optimization, and airway clearance and mobilization. Utilizing cutting-edge mobile technologies combined with quality clinical services, SuperCare Health has proven cost savings that reduce hospital readmissions and offer shared savings for payors.
For more information, visit www.supercarehealth.com