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Centegra Physician Care now accepts HMO Illinois members

Published: Tuesday, May 14, 2013 5:30 a.m. CDT

CRYSTAL LAKE – Centegra Physician Care now accepts HMO Illinois members through the new Centegra Health & Wellness Network.

CHWN is an association of more than 100 primary care physicians and 200 specialists in the McHenry County area. CHWN formed as a partnership between local community independent physicians and Centegra Health System employed physicians.

“CHWN provides its members easy access to high-quality and personal health care close to their homes,” said Jeff Schmidt, senior vice president of clinical integration and payer strategies for Centegra Health System. “The program is designed to improve the quality and efficiency of health care for our community. We are delighted to welcome HMO Illinois members to CHWN so they can have full access to the wellness, prevention and advanced treatments available at Centegra.”

CHWN also will enhance physician communication and coordinate processes to ensure better patient outcomes. People who choose CHWN will also benefit from discounts on Centegra Health Bridge Fitness Center memberships.

For a complete list of CHWN providers or for more information, visit centegra.org/chwn.

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