SCAN Health Plan, one of the nation's largest not-for-profit Medicare Advantage health plans, announced the addition of PIH Health to its provider network in Los Angeles and Orange counties, effective Jan. 1, 2020. This collaboration will offer SCAN members in Southern California access to PIH Health's extensive network of physicians, specialists and award-winning hospitals.

"We are excited to partner with PIH Health to give our members even more options for quality care. PIH Health, with its network of primary care doctors, specialists and hospitals, including PIH Health Hospital - Whittier and PIH Health Hospital - Downey, furthers our ability to provide affordable access to the high-quality care and services our members need and deserve," said Chris Wing, CEO of SCAN Health Plan. "Adding PIH Health to our physician network in time for the October 15 through December 7 Medicare Annual Enrollment Period helps us continue to deliver on our mission of keeping seniors healthy and independent."

PIH Health is a nonprofit, regional healthcare network serving more than 2.5 million residents in Los Angeles and Orange counties and throughout the San Gabriel Valley. With two hospitals, 28 outpatient medical offices, a multispecialty medical (physician) group, home healthcare services and hospice care, as well as heart, cancer and emergency services, PIH Health's leaders are dedicated to putting patients first and delivering top-quality healthcare.

"By collaborating with like-minded organizations such as SCAN, we are able to expand our reach to even more seniors in the communities we serve," said James R. West, president and CEO of PIH Health. "Both of our organizations have a long history of helping our communities get well and stay healthy, and we look forward to welcoming SCAN members to the PIH Health network and hospitals."       

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