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Susan Shields Joins HealthCare Partners, Begins Serving Patients at West Lake Mead Clinic
Published on Wed, Sep 25, 2013 (9:38 a.m.)LAS VEGAS (September 25, 2013) – Primary care provider Susan Shields has joined HealthCare Partners Medical Group, a leading physician-run group providing primary, specialty and urgent care services in Southern Nevada. Shields, a certified physician assistant, is now seeing patients at the HealthCare Partners West Lake Mead Clinic, located at 595 W. Lake Mead Parkway in Henderson.
At the West Lake Mead Clinic, Shields combines her experience with the latest medical technology to ensure the best care for her patients. Shields joined HealthCare Partners Medical Group as a result of the company’s Total Care Model, an innovative approach in which physicians and professional staff work as a coordinated team to manage patients’ care and overall health.
“HealthCare Partners strives to bring the most trusted and experienced providers to its clinics in Southern Nevada,” said Amir Bacchus, M.D., chief medical officer for HealthCare Partners. “We are excited to welcome Susan to the HealthCare Partners family.”
Shields has served as a certified physician assistant in Southern Nevada for more than eight years. She received her physician assistant certificate from Western University of Health Sciences in Pamona, Calif.
Patients can visit HealthCare Partners’ website, www.hcpnv.com, for directions and appointment information. Patients can also call 702-566-5500 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.