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Announcements from UC San Diego Health Affiliated Network

UC San Diego Health Physician Network Welcomes New Affiliates

Meet the newest members of our network.
  • Marisel Chibas, MD
  • Kathy Clewell, MD
  • El Centro Dermatology
  • Mohammed Elsayed, MD
  • Point Loma Pediatrics
  • Elizabeth Salada, MD
  • The Doctor's Office
  • Valley Pediatric Health
  • Hamid Zadeh, MD

See a complete list of Physician Network affiliates.


UC San Diego Health Selected as Accountable Care Organization

February 6, 2018

UC San Diego Health has been selected by Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) as one of 561 Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs), ensuring as many as 10.5 million Medicare beneficiaries across the United States have access to high-quality, coordinated care.


UC San Diego Health Physician Network Adds Affiliates 

September 1, 2017

UC San Diego Health Physician Network is pleased to announce our newest affiliates. The addition of these groups brings the total number of affiliated community practices to 28. Physician Network affiliates join our faculty and community physician affiliates, partnering with the health system in collaborative patient care and quality measure initiatives. The addition of these groups expands our network footprint and ability to care for patients throughout the region.

See a complete list of Physician Network affiliates.


Epic Implementation for Network Affiliates

August 10, 2017

UC San Diego Health is working toward implementation of Epic for network affiliates. In the next few months we will be adding at least 10 primary care clinics and 50 providers to UC San Diego Health’s Epic Community Connect platform.


UC San Diego Health Submits Medicare ACO Application

July 31, 2017

After successfully submission of our Medicare ACO application, UC San Diego Health is currently engaging in the RFI process with CMS. CMS is projecting more than 30,000 Medicare beneficiaries to be attributed to our ACO. We have partnered with Tri-City Medical Center, El Centro Regional Medical Center, and more than 60 community practices to launch UC San Diego Health Accountable Care Network on January 1, 2018. 


UC San Diego and El Centro Regional Medical Center Expand Clinical Affiliation

December 16, 2015

UC San Diego Health and the City of El Centro have entered the next phase of a comprehensive management services relationship with El Centro Regional Medical Center (ECRMC). Under a new agreement, UC San Diego Health will provide strategic planning and management and consulting services to the ECRMC Board of Trustees and hospital leadership. UC San Diego Health and ERCMC will align administrative expertise, business and clinical initiatives with the goals of enhancing ECRMC’s ability to deliver high-quality, integrated and cost-effective care to patients in the Imperial Valley.


Tri-City Healthcare District and UC San Diego Health Enter into an Exclusive Affiliation

October 14, 2015

UC San Diego Health and Tri-City Healthcare District announced today that they have entered into an exclusive, long-term strategic affiliation designed to enhance the delivery of high quality health care to patients in North San Diego County.


UC San Diego Health System and Imperial Valley Family Care Medical Group Sign Affiliation

December 1, 2014

UC San Diego Health System and Imperial Valley Family Care Medical Group (IVFCMG) are pleased to announce a comprehensive affiliation that will enhance the depth and quality of multi-specialty health care services and clinical trials available to patients in the Imperial Valley and surrounding communities.