(SANTA CLARA, Calif.) — SCAN Health Plan announced today that Physicians Medical Group of San Jose (PMGSJ) has joined the health plan’s provider network, effective January 1, 2016. As a result, SCAN members in Santa Clara County will have access to an expanded network of primary care and specialty physicians.
“We are thrilled to have Physicians Medical Group of San Jose join our provider network,” said Karen Sugano, general manager for SCAN in Northern California. "PMGSJ is a quality healthcare organization dedicated to the local community; and, importantly, they share SCAN’s commitment to keeping seniors healthy and independent.”
Physicians Medical Group of San Jose is an independent group of more than 230 primary care and 650 specialist physicians that has been serving the South Bay for more than 35 years. PMGSJ’s physicians collectively speak more than 30 languages and dialects including Spanish, Vietnamese, Chinese (Cantonese, Mandarin and other dialects), Tagalog, Hindi, Korean, Farsi and Urdu.
“We are excited to have the opportunity to partner with SCAN,” said Peter G. Goll, CEO of Physicians Medical Group of San Jose. “The combined efforts of SCAN’s skilled management team and the dedicated physicians within Physicians Medical Group of San Jose will prove to be a ‘value add’ to SCAN membership throughout Santa Clara County.”
SCAN Health Plan is one of the nation’s largest not-for-profit MAPD plans currently serving 170,000 members in California. Further information may be obtained at www.scanhealthplan.com or on Facebook at www.facebook.com/scanhealthplan.
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