NASHVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Methodist Hospital of Southern California has engaged Aegis Health Group to implement and manage a strategic physician relationship management program aimed at building physician loyalty and enhancing opportunities for the medical center and local physicians to provide high-quality health services.
Aegis’ physician relationship management program combines the latest technology with a high-touch approach that helps hospitals better connect with their medical staff’s needs and professional goals. Aegis’ proprietary PRISM software allows hospitals to track and respond to individual doctor’s requests in a personal and efficient manner and measure the value of building long-term relationships with their physicians using a data- and results-driven approach.
“We are committed to building and maintaining strong relationships with our medical staff, who are our partners in providing exceptional patient care,” says Clifford R. Daniels, senior vice president/chief strategy officer at Methodist Hospital. “We know that a robust physician liaison program will help achieve stronger alignment with local doctors, enabling us to enhance the services we provide to our community.”
About Methodist Hospital of Southern California
Located in Arcadia, Calif., Methodist Hospital is a 374-bed, nonprofit, acute care hospital. Services provided include 24/7 emergency care, medical, surgical, obstetrics, oncology, intensive care and complete cardiovascular care, including open heart surgery. Methodist Hospital is a designated STEMI cardiac center; a certified stroke center; and a recognized center of excellence in cardiac care, knee and hip replacement, and bariatric surgery.
About Aegis Health Group
Aegis Health Group has assisted hundreds of hospitals with proven-effective business development strategies for 25 years. Its strategic, award-winning Population Health Management solutions enable hospitals to grow market share and revenue by identifying and intelligently managing the health risks of local consumers within the community they serve. Complementing this is Aegis’ data-driven and award-winning Physician Relationship Management strategy, which creates strategic alignment between hospitals and their medical staff to drive service-line growth, enhance patient care and quality, and provide timely issue resolution. Further information about Aegis is available at www.AegisGroup.com or on their blog at www.aegishi4.com.
Aegis’ thought papers – “The Four Keys to a Successful Physician Relationship Management Program,” “Physician Relationship Management: Ensuring the Stability and Vitality of Today’s Hospitals,” and “Prescription for Identifying and Growing Physician Leaders” – also offer extensive insight into building lasting relationships with physicians. All are available at no charge by visiting http://www.aegisgroup.com/thought-papers.