CareMount Medical: Healthcare That Revolves Around You
CareMount Medical PC (CMM) is the largest independent multi-specialty medical group in New York State. Its mission: To provide the highest standard of comprehensive medical care in a patient-centered and compassionate environment, with the comfort and convenience of being close to home. CareMount Medical delivers value-based, high quality care, with a focus on accessibility and affordability, for all patients in every stage of life in Westchester, Putnam, Dutchess, Columbia, and Ulster counties. Innovative in its service delivery, the medical group is known for having the best-in-class providers; offering all digital platforms that enhance online scheduling of appointments, a patient portal, and access to telemedicine; and is data-driven in its goal to improve patient outcomes.
Renowned doctors are joining CareMount Medical to be part of this progressive, dynamic healthcare team. CareMount counts 184 top doctors ranked by Castle Connolly, in addition to several more listed in US News & World Report and other sources. CareMount Medical has grown tenfold, from 40 physicians in 1998 to more than 560 physicians and advanced practice professionals today, representing more than 40 specialties; with a total employee base of over 3,000.
CareMount Medical has affiliations with Massachusetts General Hospital, Mount Sinai Hospital, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, and several community and regional hospitals. It has specialized centers in the departments of Plastic Surgery/Aesthetic Center, Pain Management, Spine Surgery, Physical Therapy, Colorectal Surgery, Perinatology, Pathology, Neurosurgery, and Vascular Surgery. Additionally, there are five centers of excellence, focusing on cancer, breast health, robotic surgery, kidney stones, and plastic/reconstructive surgery. Patients have access to eight urgent care centers; a leading edge laboratory equipped with state-of-the-art analyzers linked to cutting edge automation; and on-site labs and radiology at several locations.
A model of clinical excellence throughout the country, with a focus on high value, high quality, affordable care, CareMount Medical joined the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ (CMS) Next Generation Accountable Care Organization (ACO) Model and is leading the way as one of only two NGACOs in New York State and one of 58 in the country. This model focuses on providing high quality care leading to better outcomes, lower cost, and an overall improved patient experience. All patients, especially the chronically ill, get the right care at the right time, while avoiding duplication of services and preventing oversights.
To assure CareMount Medical’s commitment to clinical excellence, the medical group met the requirements to be certified by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) as a patient-centered medical home (PCMH) and earned a Level 3 PCMH Recognition. CareMount Medical has had the third highest number of facilities designated with a Level 3 designation in the U.S.
Though the healthcare industry may be constantly evolving, for CareMount Medical, the mission remains constant: provide the best possible care and make it accessible and affordable for all close to home.