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Committed To Good Health

Provider Partners Health Plans takes a very different approach  to caring for residents of skilled nursing facilities and assisted living facilities. With the tech-enabled, value-based care model, treatment is more timely, thus avoiding more serious illness and unnecessary hospitalizations. The Nurse Practitioners and RN Care Coordinators are top-notch clinicians committed to quality care.



Provider Partners Health Plans partners with providers to deliver excellent, compassionate and personalized health care for seniors.

Our leaders have decades of experience delivering the highest quality long-term care as well as a history of developing innovative programs that improve care and keep patients healthier.



Provider Partners Health Plans offers Medicare Advantage Institutional Special Needs Plans (I-SNP and IE-SNP) designed to improve care for Medicare’s beneficiaries who reside in long-term care facilities or assisted living facilities who need the type of care that is provided in a nursing home. Provider Partners is managed by a group of highly experienced health care leaders that work with physicians and other providers to improve care and outcomes for members.

The plans replace traditional Medicare coverage with an all-in-one solution that covers: 

Inpatient care (Part A) 

Outpatient and primary care (Part B) 

Prescription drugs (Part D) 

Other specialized, coordinated wellness services 

Coordinated Long-Term Care

Coordinated Long-Term Care

Offering Special Needs Plans in Illinois, Maryland, Missouri, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, and Texas.

Always looking to expand!

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Dr. Scott Rifkin | Executive Chairman

A recognized entrepreneur and innovator in healthcare, Scott Rifkin, MD, has more than 25 years of experience as a physician and healthcare executive. Since 1990, Dr. Rifkin has delivered clinical services to residents of long-term care facilities.

Dr. Rifkin is currently the Chairman of the Board of two other affiliated HMOs which offer Medicare Advantage plans. He is a graduate of the University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC) and George Washington University School of Medicine.


Click here to see Dr. Scott Rifkin explain how and why to partner with Provider Partners Health Plans.

Bruce R. (Rick) Grindrod, Jr. | CEO, President

As the President and CEO of Provider Partners, Rick leads the company’s overall business strategy, creating strategic relationships between long-term care providers and physicians to provide high-quality care to some of the most vulnerable Medicare patients. Rick has 29 years of experience managing all aspects of the operations and marketing of senior living and health care facilities. Rick holds an MBA in Finance from Loyola University Maryland and a B.S. from Bucknell University.

Click to watch Rick Grindrod present “Improving Quality Care Amidst the Current Nursing Shortage”.

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