University of Miami Health System and One Medical Announce Affiliation Focused on Seamless Coordinated Care
One Medical plans to bring its technology-powered primary care model to Florida
MIAMI and SAN FRANCISCO, April 19, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- With a shared commitment to transforming the healthcare experience, University of Miami Health System and One Medical, a leading national technology-powered primary care organization, will work together to deliver seamless coordinated care in South Florida.
The affiliation will provide South Florida area residents with coordinated care across One Medical’s modernized primary care model and University of Miami Health System’s network of providers, ambulatory facilities and hospitals. One Medical’s membership-based model provides on-demand, 24/7 access to telehealth services, paired with convenient in-person care. In addition to a direct-to-consumer membership, more than 8,000 employers have sponsored memberships on behalf of their workforces. Together, the two organizations will aim to achieve greater clinical integration and deliver exceptional value to consumers and employers.
“Teaming up with One Medical is a great opportunity for the University of Miami Health System and for the community,” said Dipen Parekh, M.D., Chief Operating Officer of the University of Miami Health System. “We share a vision to provide outstanding care to our community and to transform health care—while always putting the patient first. This new affiliation helps expand the impact of our University-based health system in the community.”
The Miami-Dade region is One Medical’s 18th planned market entry, following other anticipated market entries this year in Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina, Columbus, Ohio, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and Houston, Texas.
“We’re delighted to work with the University of Miami Health System to offer an unrivaled patient care experience and seamless coordinated care across primary and specialty settings to help deliver the highest levels of value to consumers and employers,” said Amir Dan Rubin, Chair & CEO at One Medical. “Working with UHealth further advances One Medical’s mission of transforming health care for all, bringing our human-centered and technology-powered model to Florida.”
About One Medical
One Medical is a membership-based and technology-powered primary care platform with seamless digital health and inviting in-office care, convenient to where people work, shop, live, and click. Our vision is to delight millions of members with better health and better care while reducing costs. Our mission is to transform health care for all through our human-centered, technology-powered model.
Headquartered in San Francisco, 1Life Healthcare, Inc. is the administrative and managerial services company for the affiliated One Medical physician-owned professional corporations that deliver medical services in-office and virtually. 1Life and the One Medical entities do business under the “One Medical” brand.
About University of Miami Health System
The University of Miami Health System (UHealth) delivers leading-edge patient care by the region's best doctors, powered by the groundbreaking research and medical education of the University of Miami Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine. As South Florida's only university-based health system, UHealth is a vital component of the community.
UHealth combines patient care, research, and education to create a front-line approach to health care. Within the UHealth system, patients can participate in clinical trials and benefit from the latest developments that are fast-tracked from the laboratory to the bedside.
UHealth's comprehensive network includes three hospitals, more than 30 outpatient facilities in Miami-Dade, Broward, Palm Beach, and Collier counties, with more than 1,300 physicians and scientists.
This press release contains forward-looking statements about One Medical and its industry that involve substantial risks and uncertainties and are based on One Medical’s beliefs and assumptions and on information currently available to One Medical. All statements other than statements of historical facts contained in this press release, including statements regarding future results of operations, financial condition, business strategy and plans and objectives of management for future operations, are forward-looking statements.
Forward-looking statements involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors that may cause One Medical’s actual results, performance or achievements to be materially different from any future results, performance or achievements expressed or implied by the forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements represent One Medical’s beliefs and assumptions only as of the date of this release. These statements, and related risks, uncertainties, factors and assumptions, include, but are not limited to: timing of office openings and commencement of operations in the Miami-Dade County, Florida region; One Medical’s relationships and collaborations with its health network partners and enterprise clients; One Medical’s ability to deliver seamless coordinated care across primary and specialty care settings; One Medical’s ability to achieve an exceptional care experience with reduced administrative burdens and costs with its partners; and One Medical’s ability to digitally and clinically integrate with its partners. Actual results and the timing of events could differ materially from those anticipated in such forward-looking statements as a result of these risks and uncertainties. Except as required by law, One Medical assumes no obligation to update these forward-looking statements, or to update the reasons actual results could differ materially from those anticipated in the forward-looking statements, even if new information becomes available in the future. Further information on factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from the results anticipated by One Medical’s forward-looking statements will be included in the reports One Medical will file with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including its most recent Annual Report on Form 10-K and most recent Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q. These filings, when available, are available on the investor relations section of One Medical’s website at investor.onemedical.com and on the SEC’s website at www.sec.gov.
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