FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Julia Kaplan http://www.caretocare.com Tel# 212.747.1000

New West Medicare Partners with Care to Care LLC to Manage Advanced Imaging Services

NEW YORK, NY, – New West Medicare is excited to announce they have partnered with Care to Care, LLC to manage outpatient advanced imaging services for its members. Care to Care will help New West Medicare ensure its members are provided the right test at the right time and avoid unnecessary radiation.

New West Medicare is excited to announce they have partnered with Care to Care, LLC to manage outpatient advanced imaging services for its members. Care to Care will help New West Medicare ensure its members are provided the right test at the right time and avoid unnecessary radiation.

Working closely with New West Medicare’s physicians and hospitals, Care to Care will assist in promoting the safe use of advanced imaging and provide an objective basis for informed evidence-based clinical decisions.

“Care to Care seeks to collaborate with New West Medicare physicians to promote the most effective use of advanced imaging studies through informed clinical decision making that result in better patient outcomes. We feel strongly about raising awareness of radiation safety,” says Julian Safir, MD, Care to Care’s Chief Medical Officer.

Care to Care will be partnering with New West to manage outpatient advanced imaging for its members including; magnetic resonance (MR), computed tomography (CT), positron emission tomography (PET) and nuclear cardiology.

“New West is making every effort to guarantee that every advanced diagnostic imaging study our members receive is clinically appropriate and safe. Our goal is to maximize the values of advanced diagnostic imaging, to keep healthcare affordable, and to limit our member’s exposure to radiation,” says Angela Huschka, Interim Chief Executive Officer.

For more information about the program, please contact Julia Kaplan, Care to Care LLC at 212-931-9094, Ext 104, or by email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

New West Medicare

New West Health Services, dba New West Medicare, is Montana's not-for-profit, provider sponsored health plan offering Medicare Advantage and Medicare Supplement plans. With our headquarters in Helena, operations center in Kalispell, and a regional sales office in Billings, we proudly serve the Medicare population in the state of Montana. For more information, visit: www.newwestmedicare.com/.

About Care to Care, LLC

Care to Care is a URAC-accredited multi-specialty benefits management company providing next- generation benefit management solutions to managed care organizations and other healthcare payers. Care to Care’s evidence-based, provider friendly, clinical management solutions ensure payers and patients to receive cost-effective quality care while helping physicians to reduce redundant or unnecessary procedures and studies. We achieve these results by continually improving collegial and cooperative communications with the referring provider community. Our clinical team includes highly recognized, board-certified radiologists; and our operational staff is comprised of experienced professionals with expertise in fields as varied as imaging technology, decision-support system development, intake processing, managed care, and client services. For more information, visit: www.caretocare.com