Castle Connolly Medical Ltd., the nation’s leading resource for identifying Top Doctors, and Ribbon Health, a predictive analytics and data platform for the healthcare industry, today announced a partnership to improve patients’ ability to access Top Doctors in more convenient and cost-effective ways.
By working with Ribbon Health, Castle Connolly will be able to further enhance patients’ access to Castle Connolly Top Doctors® based on the conditions they treat and the insurance plans they are likely to accept.
“We are excited that Ribbon Health’s technology platform strengthens our users’ ability to access high quality and cost-effective healthcare”
“The mission of Castle Connolly, for nearly three decades, is to help consumers find the best healthcare. Many factors are critical to a patient’s selection of a physician, including which physicians are in their insurance network and how quickly patients can identify which conditions the physicians specialize in. We are excited that Ribbon Health’s technology platform strengthens our users’ ability to access high quality and cost-effective healthcare in that way,” said William Liss Levinson, Ph.D., Chief Strategy & Operations Officer.”
Patients have a right to find the best doctors for them. “Together, Castle Connolly and Ribbon Health move the healthcare industry in the right direction,” said Nate Maslak, Ribbon Health CEO. “We are proud to work with Castle Connolly to enhance their patient service and online user-experience, while also minimizing the stress often associated with finding an outstanding physician best suited to a patient’s needs.”
About Castle Connolly
The mission of Castle Connolly Medical Ltd., since its creation in 1991, has always been to help consumers find the best healthcare. To this end, we maintain an extensive and detailed online database of more than 53,000 outstanding physicians across the United states in all areas of medicine. Castle Connolly has partnered with more than 50 national and regional magazines and newspapers to produce annual print and digital “Top Doctors” features for those publications. Physicians must be nominated by their peers in an online survey process that generates hundreds of thousands of nominations annually. Nominees’ credentials – including medical education, training, hospital appointments, disciplinary histories – and much more – are screened by the Castle Connolly physician-led research team prior to selection Those doctors who are among the very best in their specialties and in their communities are selected for inclusion. Doctors do not and cannot pay to be included in any Castle Connolly Guide or online directory. For further information, contact: William Liss-Levinson, Ph.D., 212.367.8400, ext. 114 or email@example.com
About Ribbon Health
Ribbon Health is a predictive analytics platform for the healthcare industry. The Ribbon API provides our partners with access to accurate and comprehensive data on doctors, insurance plans, and healthcare costs. Our mission is to simplify healthcare decisions by providing access to high-quality, cost-effective, and convenient healthcare. For further information, contact Nate Maslak at firstname.lastname@example.org