Erie Women's Health Partners

Patient Reviews

4.6
  • 65 patient ratings
  • 16 comments

The Overall Average Patient Rating of Erie Women's Health Partners when asked is excellent. Erie Women's Health Partners has been reviewed by 65 patients. The rating is 4.6 out of 5 stars.

The average wait time to see a doctor at Erie Women's Health Partners as provided by patient reviews is 13 minutes. By comparison, the national average for a pre-vist wait time is 21 minutes.

Specialties

Specialties

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology

Schools

  • Wake Forest University School Of Medicine
  • University Of Texas Medical Branch School Of Medicine

Languages

  • English

Health Insurance Accepted

  • Coventry Health Care
  • Highmark BCBS
  • First Health
  • BCBS Blue Card
  • Aetna

Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award
  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition
  • On-Time Doctor Award

Hospital Affiliations

  • Saint Vincent Hospital Erie, PA
  • Hamot Medical Center Erie, PA
  • Meadville Medical Center Meadville, PA
  • Ohio Valley General Hospital Mc Kees Rocks, PA
  • Saint Vincent Health Center Erie, PA
  • Saint Vincent Outpatient Center - Union City Union City, PA
  • UPMC Horizon Greenville, PA
  • Westfield Memorial Hospital Westfield, NY

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.


Benefits of Group Practice

  • Access to doctors from various disciplines for referrals and advice
  • Better coverage on weekends and off-hours
  • One-stop clinics for comprehensive care and testing