MedNetOne Health Solutions is the first physician organization in Michigan to enter into a joint venture with Honest Medical Group
ROCHESTER, Mich., June 10, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — MedNetOne Health Solutions (MedNetOne), a physician and healthcare management organization providing clinical infrastructure, technology and services to nearly 1,000 physicians in private practice and other independent healthcare providers, is happy to announce that she is the first Michigan physician organization to enter into a joint venture with Nashvillebased at Honest Medical Group, a physician empowerment company focused on improving the healthcare experience and lowering costs for members with Medicare Advantage.
The announcement was made by the co-founders of MedNetOne Ewa MatuszewskiCEO and Al JuocysDO, President and Chief Medical Officer, and closely follows Blue Cross Blue Shield from michigan announcement that it was forming a joint venture with Honest Medical Group to facilitate subsequent independent joint ventures between physician groups like MedNetOne and Honest Medical Group for risk and revenue sharing.
Ranked as 11e the largest physician organization in Crain’s Detroit Business 2022 Book of Lists, MedNetOne was established in 1981 and is recognized as a thought leader and go-to organization for innovative approaches to practice transformation and community-based primary care centered on the patient under the direction of Matuszewski and Juocys. Speaking about the MedNetOne/Honest Medical Group joint venture, Matuszewski said their joint focus on practice transformation helped spark the initial conversations.
“Practice transformation has been our mantra for nearly 15 years, knowing that disruptions to health care delivery and reporting would demand a more connected team of interdisciplinary professionals within the primary care office,” Matuszewski said. “Honest Medical Group represents the next generation of practice transformation, and we have much to teach each other as we enter this new era.”
dr. Aric CoffmanCEO of Honest Medical Group, shared Matuszewski’s enthusiasm for the new venture.
“This is a big step in the right direction for Medicare Advantage providers and their patients,” Coffman said. “Transforming primary care is no longer a dream, it’s a reality. And we couldn’t be more excited about where the partnership will take us for the benefit of patients.
MedNetOne has been closely aligned with payers focused on disruptive, patient-centric quality care initiatives, and its ability to consistently meet quality performance measures. This focus encouraged the organization to seriously consider a joint venture with Honest Medical Group.
“MedNetOne has taken calculated risks throughout our organization’s 40-year history to grow and diversify in an increasingly complex healthcare landscape and growing payer influence,” said Matuszewski. “With our track record of adhering to quality and performance metrics, we’ve learned to be open to new ventures that align like-minded partners in care.”
Financial benefits are realized by both organizations when optimal patient quality results in healthier patients and lower care and hospitalization rates.
MedNetOne offers a broad range of services to Independent Medical Practices, Advanced Practice Providers, Behavioral Health Professionals and Chiropractors that focus on running fully integrated, people-centric, patient-centric practices with an infrastructure modern technology. Approximately 18% of its served population is 65 years and older and eligible or enrolled in a Medicare Advantage plan.
The organization is actively committed to testing, developing and implementing innovative care management strategies and enhanced multidisciplinary team care services, with a particular focus on providing comprehensive care for people with chronic conditions such as as diabetes, hypertension, obesity, depression, chronic pain and asthma. . Additionally, the organization has expanded its services to include palliative care.
Operated by state and local governments and community health organizations to provide clinical support services throughout the pandemic, MedNetOne has hosted approximately 120 pop-up vaccination clinics in schools and ethnic communities and is a supporting partner of the Detroit Equity Coalition on Covid-19. The organization recently launched a mobile clinic for community care, particularly in underserved communities, to offer essential primary care services including chronic disease care, physical exams, blood pressure checks blood pressure and vaccinations.
About Honest Medical Group
Honest Medical Group is a NashvilleA private, New York-based company that partners with physicians to improve the care experience for their patients and reduce costs for people on Medicare. Honest provides financial support, real-time information, care management teams, and administrative staff so physicians can put their patients first. Honest was founded by healthcare innovators Adam Bohlerfounder and CEO of healthcare investment firm Rubicon Founders; Abe Sutton; and Matt Kim. For more information, visit HonestMedicalGroup.com.
About MedNetOne Health Solutions
Situated at Rochester, Mich., MedNetOne Health Solutions is a leader in advancing the development and implementation of the patient-centered medical home (PCMH) and advanced primary care. Its physician/provider members focus on fully integrated, people-centred, patient-centered practices that improve patient outcomes and respond to government health care reform mandates. Learn more here.
SOURCE Honest Medical Group