Breaking News Bar
posted: 2/12/2014 12:46 PM

Advocate Physician Partners names senior medical director

Success - Article sent! close
  • Dr. Pankaj Patel, Advocate Physician partners

      Dr. Pankaj Patel, Advocate Physician partners

Mark Rosati

Pankaj Patel, MD, MSc, has been named Senior Medical Director of Quality Improvement and Clinical Integration by Advocate Physician Partners (APP).

In this new role, Dr. Patel will provide medical leadership and oversight for APP's nationally recognized Clinical Integration Program and quality initiatives.

Order Reprint Print Article
Interested in reusing this article?
Custom reprints are a powerful and strategic way to share your article with customers, employees and prospects.
The YGS Group provides digital and printed reprint services for Daily Herald. Complete the form to the right and a reprint consultant will contact you to discuss how you can reuse this article.
Need more information about reprints? Visit our Reprints Section for more details.

Contact information ( * required )

Success - request sent close

A practicing internal medicine physician for the past 27 years, Dr. Patel is currently with Advocate Medical Group (AMG) Oak Park. Prior to this new role, he served as Medical Director for Quality Improvement (QI) at both APP and AMG, and is Chair of the QI and Clinical Integration Committee.

"We are excited that Dr. Patel will be taking on this key leadership role at APP," said Mike Englehart, president of APP, which has 4,500 member physicians throughout northern and central Illinois. "Clinical Integration remains core to APP operations, and Dr. Patel's proven leadership in this area will help us continue to improve quality."

Dr. Patel earned his medical degree from Manipal University in India prior to his residency at St. Joseph Hospital and Medical Center in Chicago where he served as Chief Resident. He received his master's degree in community medicine from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine.

He resides in Oak Brook with his wife

Share this page
  • This article filed under:
  • News
    help here