|[December 31, 2012]
Matrix Medical Network Completes Record Number of Medicare Advantage Plan Prospective Medical Assessments
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. --(Business Wire)--
Matrix Medical Network, a national leader in providing prospective
medical assessment services for Medicare Advantage (MA) plan members,
today announced that it completed more than 222,000 assessments in 2012.
That number is well ahead of the company's 2011 record-setting total.
The strong growth was achieved through new operational processes, hiring
additional nurse practitioners (NPs), and building a new national
clinical field structure.
Matrix is the industry's pioneer in using a national network of
highly-trained employee NPs to conduct in-person, 60-minute-plus
prospective assessments in MA members' homes and skilled nursing
"Every day ur team of NPs is taking care of more than 1,200 Medicare
Advantage plan members," said Matrix Chief Medical Officer Zachary
Gerbarg, MD, CPC (News - Alert). "They are dedicated to improving the health and
well-being of the people they visit. Not only do they complete a very
thorough medical assessment, but they listen to people's concerns,
provide health and home-environment safety counseling, and share vitally
important member health information with the members' physicians."
About Matrix Medical Network
Matrix Medical Network is headquartered in Scottsdale, Ariz. The
company's employee clinical team, composed of specially trained nurse
practitioners based in areas across the U.S., completed more than
220,000 60-minute-plus medical assessments in 2012. These in-person
prospective medical assessment services help healthcare plan clients
manage costs and provide comprehensive, cost-effective, and high-quality
medical care. Matrix is owned by Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe, a
leading private equity investment firm. For more information visit www.MatrixForMe.com.
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