Chief Executive Officer
Chief Medical Officer
SMG was founded in 2002 as a physician led independent acute dialysis service dedicated to providing high quality, safe, timely, and efficient treatments in the hospital setting.
SMG today is a leader in the implementation and creation of integrated care solutions for dialysis patients. We involve the full spectrum of healthcare participants including hospital systems, medical groups, health plans, and regional outpatient dialysis facilities. Our unique understanding of the needs of nephrology patients and our close working relationships with our participants makes us uniquely positioned to oversee and manage this very complicated population of patients.
SMG is committed to our patients, the professionals who care for them, and the local communities in which they live.
Dedication to patient safety and quality of life. Accountability for each patient each time.
Welcoming the opportunity to collaborate with health systems as they attempt to maximize both near-term and long-term value based services.
Commitment to the full integration of healthcare services required by dialysis patients amongst hospitals, medical groups, health plans, outpatient dialysis units, and other lower levels of care.
Focus on identifying opportunities and implementing strategies which improve quality outcomes, enhance patient satisfaction, and elevate group performance.
Responsibility for developing a new, innovative, and a more efficient model of acute dialysis services which focuses on communication, education, coordination, and leadership.