THE ALTAMED FOUNDATION APPOINTS NEW BOARD MEMBER
Brea, California, April 24, 2018— PharMedQuest, a healthcare management company, has tapped Dr. Duane Saikami to join the AltaMed Foundation Board of Trustees
The AltaMed Foundation, responsible for serving as the leadership body for philanthropic support for AltaMed Health Services, the nation’s largest federally qualified community health center, announces the appointment of Dr. Duane Saikami, co-founder and Chief Operating Officer of PharMedQuest, to its Board of Trustees.
As COO of PharMedQuest, a specialty healthcare management (SHM) company, Dr. Saikami manages an organization that works with physician organizations, FQHCs, PACE programs, pharmaceutical manufacturers, health insurance companies, and health care entities to develop and implement managed pharmaceutical care strategies and solutions. Dr. Saikami is an expert in the integration of pharmacy practice into medical services and has a long record of successful pharmacy service development, expense reduction, and revenue generation. Additionally, he is a board member for the Institute for HealthCare Advancement, an organization that promotes healthcare literacy and provides outreach and social services in North Orange County in California.
“We’re proud to welcome Dr. Saikami, who brings a great depth of knowledge and expertise in the healthcare industry to our organization,” said Zoila D. Escobar, AltaMed Foundation Executive Director. “His support will help AltaMed further its mission to advance access to quality health care services to underserved communities throughout Southern California.”
ABOUT PHARMEDQUEST PharMedQuest, an Inc. 5000 company, delivers the highest cost-effective care to Patients by investing in optimal resources to build transformational & innovative tools, knowledge, and management for Clinicians & Payors. Our consulting experience allows us to provide the most robust process, comprehensive insight and sustainable value for our clients. PharMedQuest is ACHC accredited with a distinction in Oncology and services include ARC™ medical benefit management, P340B® management, ACE™ patient management and specialty pharmacy services. For more information about PharMedQuest call (714) 364-4008 or visit www.PharMedQuest.com.