Kassi Belz, HealthCare Partners Nevada
Scott Kerbs, MassMedia Healthcare Marketing
Richard King, D.O. Joins HealthCare Partners, Moves to Henderson Clinic
HealthCare Partners expands integrated network, provides better care for patients in Southern Nevada
LAS VEGAS (May 22, 2013) – Primary care physician Richard King, D.O. has joined HealthCare Partners Medical Group, a leading physician-run group providing primary, specialty and urgent care services in Southern Nevada. King, a board-certified family physician, began seeing patients May 1 at the HealthCare Partners Henderson clinic, located at 129 W. Lake Mead Parkway, Suite 10 in Henderson.
At the Henderson clinic, Dr. King will combine his experience with the latest in medical technology to ensure the best care for his patients. Dr. King joined HealthCare Partners Medical Group as a result of the company’s Total Care Model, an innovative approach to medicine in which physicians and professional staff work as a coordinated team to manage all aspects of patients’ care and overall health.
“HealthCare Partners strives to bring the most trusted and experienced doctors to its clinics in Southern Nevada,” said Amir Bacchus, M.D., chief medical officer for HealthCare Partners. “We are excited to welcome Richard to the HealthCare Partners family.”
Dr. King has served as a primary care physician in Southern Nevada for more than 15 years, focusing on preventative health care throughout his career. He received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine and Health Sciences in Des Moines, Iowa.
As a result of his experience working with senior patients who have chronic illnesses such as diabetes, heart disease and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, Dr. King understands the importance of providing his patients with high-quality coordinated care.
“Through the Total Care Model, HealthCare Partners gives providers the tools they need to effectively manage their patients’ overall care, especially for those with chronic illnesses,” Dr. King said. “I am proud to join such a patient-focused organization, and I look forward to continuing to provide the highest level of care to all of my patients.”
Patients can www.hcpnv.com/king for directions and appointment information. Patients can also call 702-565-1007 to schedule an appointment.
About HealthCare Partners Nevada
HealthCare Partners Nevada is a network of approximately 290 primary care providers and more than 1,700 specialists. With approximately 100 primary care locations throughout Las Vegas, North Las Vegas, Henderson, Pahrump, Boulder City and Mesquite, HealthCare Partners Nevada is committed to delivering the highest quality of care to all of its patients. Through its Total Care Model, HealthCare Partners provides patient-centered, comprehensive primary, specialty, urgent care and hospice care services. Founded in 1996, HealthCare Partners Nevada is an affiliate of HealthCare Partners LLC, a wholly owned and independently operating subsidiary of DaVita HealthCare Partners.
For more information about HealthCare Partners Nevada, please visit www.hcpnv.com.