Her husband, 84-year-old Arthur Tower who suffers from Parkinson's disease, agrees: "We are both enrolled in Medicare Advantage and our care is preventative in that we are able to discuss our medical concerns and diagnosis before they get to the critical stage, saving us time and money, adding to the quality of our lives. We have peace of mind and less stress because we know we can reach out to HCP, IPA 24/7 and if necessary, they will send a nurse or doctor to our home."
"I'm proud Sheila and Arthur Tower have been recognized by our community leaders, as they exemplify dedication to outstanding health care and wellness issues for all seniors, " said Dr. Richard Merkin, CEO of HCP, IPA. "Taking their message directly to Members of Congress in Washington is critical and we are pleased their efforts are acknowledged."
"We value the hard work Sheila and Arthur Tower have contributed to bettering health care for seniors," said Kathy Nix, EVP of HCP, IPA. "They represent our best efforts in community outreach."
ABOUT Healthcare Partners, IPA:
HealthCare Partners IPA represents the cutting edge of accountable, coordinated, managed, patient-doctor centric, cost effective health care systems previewing the future of medicine and health care in the United States. HealthCare Partners IPA develops programs and services that are responsive to the health care needs of today's patient. HealthCare Partners IPA designs their networks to offer patients a comprehensive range of medical care in convenient locations. They bring together individual physicians, medical groups and independent practice associations that integrate with hospitals and ancillary care providers to form integrated health care systems that represent a working, successful business model maintaining quality healthcare while containing costs. HealthCare Partners IPA empowers members through health, wellness, a
|SOURCE Healthcare Partners, IPA|
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved