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Three Prospect Medical Group-Affiliated Independent Practice Associations Awarded Highest Recognition by a Leading National Organization

September 19, 2018

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 19, 2018--Three independent practice associations (IPAs) affiliated with Prospect Medical Group were awarded Elite Status on the America’s Physician Groups (APG) Standards of Excellence survey for 2018. APG (formerly known as CAPG) is the leading association in the country representing physician organizations practicing coordinated, capitated care.

The award-winning IPAs are Prospect Medical Group and its subsidiaries in California, which were honored for the seventh year in a row, and Prospect Provider Group of Rhode Island, LLC (PPGRI) and Prospect Provider Group of Texas, Inc. (PPGT), both of which won the award for the third year in a row. PPGRI is affiliated with CharterCARE Health Partners in Providence, RI, and PPGT is affiliated with Nix Health in San Antonio, Texas.

The annual APG survey is offered to more than 300 APG members in 43 states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico. This year, 122 medical groups, health systems and IPAs participated in the voluntary survey, covering 12.9 million commercial lives, 3.2 million Medicare Advantage lives, and 3.7 Medicaid lives. Participants earn their survey rankings based on their performance in delivering risk-based, coordinated care. Elite Status is the highest recognition awarded by APG.

The Prospect Medical Group IPAs are managed by Prospect Medical Systems, which develops, implements and manages a full range of support services. Prospect Medical Holdings, Inc. is the parent company of Prospect Medical Systems.

About Prospect Medical Holdings, Inc.

Prospect Medical Holdings, Inc., a growing healthcare services company, offers a unique and innovative healthcare delivery model, known as Coordinated Regional Care, which emphasizes coordination of care and population health management, with an emphasis on preventive care. CRC helps coordinate quality care for patients through integrated networks of primary and specialty physicians, in affiliation with hospitals, clinics, other community-based providers and health plans. Prospect owns and operates 20 hospitals, as well as over 165 clinics and outpatient centers. Prospect also manages the provision of healthcare services for more than 500,000 members enrolled in its networks of over 11,000 primary care physicians and specialists. Prospect’s operations are located in diverse areas in California, Connecticut, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island and Texas. For more information, visit www.pmh.com.

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KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA CALIFORNIA

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: HEALTH OTHER HEALTH

SOURCE: Prospect Medical Holdings, Inc.

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