- Health Net
- UHC West
- BCBS Blue Card
- Blue Cross California
Doctors in Inland Cardiology Assoc
An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.
Inland Cardiology Assoc is affiliated with the following hospitals
- San Antonio Regional Hospital Upland, CA 91786
- Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center Burbank, CA 91505
- Sherman Oaks Hospital Sherman Oaks, CA 91403
- Paradise Valley Hospital National City, CA 91950
- St Francis Medical Center Lynwood, CA 90262
- California Hospital Medical Center Los Angeles, CA 90015
- Desert Valley Hospital Victorville, CA 92395
- Methodist Hospital of Southern California Arcadia, CA 91007
- Glendale Memorial Hospital Glendale, CA 91204
- Valley Presbyterian Hospital Van Nuys, CA 91405
- Community Hospital of San Bernardino San Bernardino, CA 92411
- PIH Health Hospital-Downey Downey, CA 90241
- Presbyterian Intercommunity Hospital Whittier, CA 90602
Affiliated doctors have gone to the following schools
- University Of Missouri Kansas City School Of Medicine
- Harvard Medical School
Information About Group Practices
What is a Group Practice?
According to The Medical Group Management Association, a group practice is any relationship between three or more physicians who share facilities, expenses, profits and other resources like support staff and equipment. Group practices tend to fall into two categories: those that organize around a particular medical specialty and those that encompass several specialties like East Boston Neighborhood Health that specializes in internal medicine
Why Group Practice?
As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.