Choosing a Physician
If you're looking for a physician, consider choosing one who is a member of the South Shore Physician Hospital Organization (SSPHO). The SSPHO allows physicians and the hospital to work together to provide high-quality, efficient health care to the community. One important component of this health care delivery system is medical management.
When you select an SSPHO physician, your medical management will include:
- Patient-focused care
- Access to the region's most comprehensive network of physicians and health services
- Coordinated health care services, from in-patient to home care
- Strengthened communication between you, your physician, your health plan and South Shore Hospital
If you are in need of hospitalization, you will benefit from individualized care coordination through our team of dedicated nurse case managers.
SSPHO physicians represent all major medical specialties, including: