- Leading San Antonio Nephrology Group and Panoramic Health Join Forces, Building Upon Panoramic Health’s Deep Kidney Care Network in the State of Texas
TEMPE, Ariz. and SAN ANTONIO, TX – November 3, 2022 – Today, Panoramic Health, the leading integrated value-based kidney care platform in the U.S., and Renal Associates, P.A. (RAPA), a leading nephrology practices in Texas, announced their partnership to deliver superior patient outcomes for patients living with chronic kidney disease (CKD) and end-stage kidney disease (ESKD) in San Antonio and the South Texas region.
The addition of RAPA continues Panoramic Health’s expansion in the State of Texas, serving more than 25,000 patients through partnerships with leading nephrology practices in key metropolitan areas including Houston, Dallas and San Antonio.
Founded by nephrologists, for nephrologists, Panoramic Health’s mission is to elevate the practice of nephrology and improve patient care across the U.S. Panoramic Health’s platform provides a full suite of support services that enhance success and outcomes both in value-based care, as well as the general day-to-day operations of its partner practices.
Through their partnership, Panoramic Health will combine industry-leading value-based kidney care solutions, predictive and analytics, and clinical workflows with RAPA’s broad nephrology expertise – including clinical research, transplantation, and dialysis access management – to improve patient outcomes, slow disease progression, and enhance qualify of life for patients with CKD.
“We are pleased to partner with RAPA and combine our 14 years of experience and outcome-driven solutions with their dedication to improving patient outcomes in South Texas,” said Rajiv Poduval, M.D., FASN, CEO and co-founder of Panoramic Health. “I am confident our truly holistic value-based kidney care solutions will create innovative opportunities for RAPA nephrologists to deliver superior patient care.
RAPA is the largest nephrology group in San Antonio and South Texas, with 20 office locations and 30 dialysis clinics providing quality kidney care with compassion for more than 40 years. The group conducts cutting edge clinical research through its Clinical Advancement Center in its continued commitment to improve kidney care and discover life-saving treatments.
“Our partnership with Panoramic Health will provide us actionable information from their proprietary analytic tools to further improve our delivery of high-quality patient care and better patient outcomes,” said Dr. Navid Saigal, CEO and President of RAPA. “Together, we share the same vision of innovating kidney care with the end-result being a win-win-win for all stakeholders.”
RAPA’s research and clinical expertise is complemented by superior dialysis access management with its state-of-the-art STAR Vascular Access and Ambulatory Surgical Center, as well as kidney transplantation services through its partnership with UT Health Transplant Institute and Methodist Specialty Transplant Hospital.
“Panoramic Health’s unique partnership model, where physicians continue to not only own their own practice going forward, but also gain ownership in Panoramic Health, has been a true differentiator in attracting the highest quality nephrology groups like RAPA,” said Rocky Chanana, Vice President of Business Development for Panoramic Health. “Our partnership with RAPA has solidified Panoramic Health’s position as the leading integrated network of high-quality nephrologists across the state of Texas.”
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About Panoramic Health
Panoramic Health is the nation’s leading integrated physician-led value-based kidney care organization, with more than 800 providers across 19 states. The company remains committed to keeping nephrologists independent, relevant, and at the center of patient-care delivery. Panoramic Health’s value-based care delivery platform is driven by proprietary, predictive data analytics and clinical workflows underpinned by one of the world’s largest clinical chronic kidney disease (“CKD”) data warehouses that enable nephrologists to deliver better patient outcomes through value-based care and clinical research. Panoramic Health’s Clinical Research division partners with sponsors and clinical research organizations to bring cutting-edge treatments to patients with kidney disease. For more information, visit panoramichealth.com.
About Renal Associates, P.A.
Founded in 1978, Renal Associates, P.A. (RAPA) is the largest nephrology group in San Antonio and South Texas with 20 office locations and 30 dialysis clinics providing quality kidney care with compassion for more than 40 years. The group, through its Clinical Advancement Center, conducts cutting-edge research to discover life-saving treatments for patients with CKD. Their superior dialysis access management is provided at the state-of-the-art STAR Vascular Access and Ambulatory Surgical center. RAPA also provides kidney transplantation services through its partnership with UT Health Transplant Institute and Methodist Specialty Transplant Hospital. The practice’s broad network is connected to 21 hospital sites spanning 14 health systems. For more information visit the RAPA website at rapadocs.com
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