Dallas, TX (PRWEB) March 26, 2015
Dr. Gregory S. Sheff has joined AccentCare, Inc. as executive vice president and chief medical officer, the company announced Thursday.
Sheff will serve as the senior clinical leader for all lines of business, consisting of home health, medical home care, hospice, personal care services and care coordination and management. He will lead the development of a comprehensive, integrated clinical platform to deliver high value, patient-centered care in the home environment.
“I am pleased to have Dr. Sheff as part of our team,” said Chief Executive Officer Steve Rodgers. “We are a highly diversified post-acute care provider serving a very wide range of client needs. Dr. Sheff will lead our efforts in further expanding our clinical platforms and innovative healthcare partnerships that improve the patient experience while reducing the cost of care.”
Sheff joins AccentCare from Seton Healthcare Family, where he served as executive vice president, clinical systems and served as chief executive officer of Seton Health Alliance ACO. Previously he served in senior leadership positions at Austin Regional Clinic, a large multi-specialty physician group.
“I’m joining AccentCare at an exciting time,” said Sheff. “The company is growing and has a very sound strategic vision for success in our evolving healthcare environment. I can’t wait to contribute to our advancements in provider partnerships and integrated, coordinated delivery models, while also supporting our continued focus on clinical excellence. I believe dedication to these efforts sets us apart in the industry.”
Sheff’s resume includes degrees from Stanford University, the University of New Mexico School of Medicine and residency in family medicine at the University of Texas Health Science Center.
AccentCare, Inc., headquartered in Dallas, Texas, is one of the nation's leaders in post-acute healthcare services ranging from personal, non-medical care to skilled nursing, rehabilitation, hospice and care management. Nearly 17,000 dedicated professionals provide comprehensive care for individuals with a wide variety of care needs including complex chronic conditions. AccentCare has more than 110 locations in Arizona, California, Colorado, Georgia, New York, Ohio, Oregon, Tennessee, Texas and Washington. AccentCare is a portfolio company of Oak Hill Capital Partners.