FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
February 1, 2018
SuperCare Health wins capitation to manage respiratory lives for Agilon HEalth-Vantage Medical Group
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 Vantage Medical Group, the largest independent practice association (IPA) in the Inland Empire and partner with Agilon Health. SuperCare Health will be responsible for an additional 300,000 Medicare lives in California.
“We are honored to be chosen by Agilon and Vantage as the preferred respiratory care provider for their patients in the Inland Empire,” 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.”
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.
About Agilon Health-Vantage Medical Group
Based in downtown Long Beach, California, agilon health partners with primary care physicians to define a new standard of quality, efficiency and patient experience. The company brings the people, solutions, capital and technology necessary to ensure their long-term success and to bring back the joy of practicing medicine.
Vantage Medical Group is a Medicaid-focused IPA that serves nearly 400,000 members. One of the largest IPAs in California, Vantage collaborates with Blue Shield, Care1st, HealthNet, Humana, Inland Empire Health Plan and Molina to manage the quality and efficiency of care for patients in Riverside and San Bernardino counties. Vantage’s unique and powerful operating platform provides contracted physicians with the support to improve their clinical and operational efficiency.
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