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Comprehensive Care for Joint Replacement Participating Physicians

Lakewood Regional Hospital Medical Center is proud to collaborate with the following physician partners on CMS CJR Initiative.

Collaborating PhysiciansCollaborator's Address
Andrew Wassef - 19828480995750 Downey Avenue, Suite 308, Lakewood, CA 90712
Ramy Elias - 19828480995750 Downey Avenue, Suite 308, Lakewood, CA 90712
Christopher Combs - 12059254685750 Downey Avenue, Suite 308, Lakewood, CA 90712

Lakewood Regional Hospital Medical Center, dba Lakewood Regional Hospital Medical Center is working with providers who treat Medicare Total Joint Replacement patients and who support the quality and cost goals of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Comprehensive Joint Replacement Model (CJR). The Medicare CJR model promotes accountability for the quality, cost, and overall care for patients during certain Lower Extremity Joint Replacement, including managing and coordinating care; encouraging investment in infrastructure, using technology, and redesigning care processes for higher quality and efficient service delivery. Participating providers aim to provide items and services in a manner that reduces costs and improves quality during both the hospital stay and during the 90 days of post-acute care.