As part of Summit's value-based care initiatives, our Patient Care Coordination teams serve as an extension of our office staff, connecting with patients beyond our office doors to provide comprehensive, continuing care as we seek to produce better patient experiences, foster improved population health and reduce costs.
Summit Patient-Provider Coordinated Care Teams
Supported by strong data analytic tools, Summit's patient-centered care coordination teams enhance care for patients while helping our providers meet a variety of administrative and quality challenges. Click on each team below to learn more:
Nursing Support Team
Our team of RNs and LPNs not only perform patient triage, but also provide care management, education outreach, based the unique needs of each patient i.e., number of diagnoses, risk of hospital readmission, or ER return visits within 72 hours. etc.
Pharmacy Support Team
Our Summit pharmacy support team, comprised of pharmacists and student interns, is responsible for prescription management & adherence, education, medication reviews and outreach — all of which is intended help patients with any medication issues that may arise.
Social Work Team
Summit's team of clinical social workers provide medication assistance and provide resources for a variety of home health needs.
Physician/Provider Support Team
Our physician/provider support team are integral in the diagnosis, plan of care development, and ongoing patient support as they work directly with your provider to navigate the medical landscape.
Outreach Support Team
Outreach Coordinators support Summit's patient care coordination for time-sensitive, contractually-obligated follow-up. They also connect directly with patients during their transition of care from a hospital stay or Emergency Room visit.