“The future of gastrointestinal care requires collaboration between traditional practices and digital-first providers like Oshi Health, who can provide comprehensive care protocols and in-depth, data-driven insights,” said Dr. Allen.
NEW YORK (WEB PR)
June 21, 2022
Oshi Health, the virtual specialty care company transforming gastrointestinal (GI) health outcomes and economics, today announced that John Allen, MD, MBA, AGAF has joined its Medical Advisory Board.
An internationally recognized gastroenterologist and leader in the field who built one of the largest private practices in the United States, Dr. Allen recently retired as Clinical Director of the University of Michigan Medical Group and served as President and Chairman of the American Association of Gastroenterology (AGA). He will apply his vast experience and expertise to help Oshi Health continue to expand its innovative virtual care delivery protocols.
“Traditional GI practices are under intense pressure with more people seeking medical help, changes in payment and technology models, and fewer doctors available,” Dr. Allen said. “The future of gastrointestinal care requires collaboration between traditional practices and digital providers like Oshi Health, who can provide comprehensive care protocols and in-depth data-driven insights. Together, I believe they can better meet the needs of today’s patients in a way that aligns with the principles of value-based care for our specialty.
Prior to serving as Clinical Director of the University of Michigan Medical Group and Clinical Professor of Medicine at the University of Michigan Medical School, Dr. Allen was Clinical Chief of the GI Division of the School of Medicine and Quality Committee of Yale University. Chairman and Board Member of Allina Hospitals and Clinics in the Twin Cities of Minnesota. Prior to his tenure at Yale, he was Chief Medical Officer at Minnesota Gastroenterology, PA
In addition to his past roles as President and Chairman of the AGM, he continues to act as Secretary and Treasurer of the organization. Dr. Allen has also served as editor of Practice Management for Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology, a leading scientific journal for gastroenterologists.
“We are honored to welcome Dr. Allen to the Oshi Health family,” said Sam Holliday, CEO of Oshi Health. “He is a highly respected and distinguished leader in the field who has contributed to this specialty from almost every conceivable perspective. His insights and guidance have already proven invaluable as we continue to develop and build relationships with clinical leaders across the country. »
Oshi Health’s Integrated Gastrointestinal Care Model provides effective relief through evidence-based holistic care – including often overlooked dietary and psychosocial interventions – and can quickly establish a diagnosis and guide individualized treatment.
Patients connect with specialist providers via telehealth visits, their care plan is continuously informed and refined through their symptoms, food and stool monitoring, and a health coach provides daily messaging and support to provide lasting lifestyle changes.
Oshi Health members often achieve symptom control within 90 days and 91% of members say Oshi Health has helped them improve their quality of life.
About Oshi Health Inc.
Oshi Health is a completely redesigned gastrointestinal care experience. Its virtual patient-centered care delivery model is designed to provide multidisciplinary diagnosis and care for gastrointestinal conditions, and to enable people to gain meaningful and lasting control of their symptoms and improve their quality. of life. Oshi Health works with innovative employers and health insurance partners to expand access to their employees and members as a covered benefit, reducing overall healthcare costs and improving productivity in life and work. . Oshi Heath was launched in 2020 to improve the lives of people with gastrointestinal diseases. For more information, visit http://www.oshihealth.com.
Cosmo Public Relations, Inc for Oshi Health
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