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02/24/2009 Inter Valley Health Plan Adds Physician Associates of the Greater San Gabriel Valley to its Network


Arika Anderson
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POMONA, Calif., February 24, 2009 – Inter Valley Health Plan (, a federally qualified, Medicare Advantage Organization, has expanded its provider network by adding Physicians Associates of the Greater San Gabriel Valley, A Division of HealthCare Partners, (HCP-PA), the largest physician association in the San Gabriel Valley with over 700 doctors.

“This is an important partnership for Inter Valley Health Plan,” said President and CEO Ronald H. Bolding. “As our membership continues to grow, so does the demand for quality physicians in our network. HealthCare Partners’ Physician Associates is one of the finest groups in its region and we are proud to offer their services to our Medicare members.”

“We are thrilled to be offering our services to the members of Inter Valley Health Plan,” said HCP-PA Regional Medical Director Bart Wald, MD. “This natural alignment holds true to both companies’ common purpose of providing complete, coordinated care for the best possible health of our California senior population. Together we are better able to meet the unique requirements of senior patients whom we support through medical expertise, coordinated care, advanced technologies, disease management programs, health classes, and our 24/7 support center.

With the addition of Physicians Associates, Inter Valley Health Plan now has 2,700 physicians in its provider network offering comprehensive medical care to over 13,000 members. For more information on Inter Valley Health Plan, please call (909) 623-6333 or visit

About Inter Valley Health Plan
Inter Valley Health Plan is a non-profit, federally qualified, Medicare Advantage health plan contracted with Medicare and dedicated to providing the best value in senior health coverage. Inter Valley Health Plan strives to improve the quality of life for seniors throughout its service area and is one of the oldest managed care plans in Southern California with nearly 30 years in business. Entrusted by 13,000 individuals stretching from Pomona and Palm Springs to Riverside, Hemet, Victorville, Temecula, and virtually every city and town in between, Inter Valley Health Plan is dedicated to keeping its members healthy and strong, while maintaining non-profit and real service values. For more information, please call (909) 623-6333 or visit

About Physician Associates, a Division of HealthCare Partners
Founded in 2000, Physician Associates, the largest physician association in the San Gabriel Valley, is dedicated to excellence in health care quality. In March, 2008, Physician Associates joined HealthCare Partners, a respected medical group in California, recognized by the Integrated Healthcare Association as a top-performer for five consecutive years, in the areas of patient satisfaction, clinical excellence, and technologically-enhanced care delivery systems. This physician-led organization serves over 660,000 patients in California. In the San Gabriel Valley, the outstanding staff of over 700 physicians and specialists uses the latest research and information available when treating patients. For more information about Physician Associates, A Division of HealthCare Partners, please call 800-303-3133 or visit .

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