UCSF Medical Group represents the physicians
who care for patients at UCSF Medical Center and UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital and who are full-time faculty at the University
of California, San Francisco. The medical group provides
a structure to enhance and facilitate clinical care, teaching,
research and community service for the faculty of the UCSF
School of Medicine.
UCSF Medical Group has an elected board of directors that defines standards of care and sets strategy for the clinical practices, defines new program opportunities and has authority over medical group management. The board also acts on recommendations of its committees to address issues such as contracting, billing, credentialing, quality of care, incentives and oversight of outpatient programs.
The group's purpose includes the following:
UCSF Medical Group cannot answer questions regarding
patient care, medical plan coverage or referrals. For this information,
please contact the Physician Referral Service at UCSF Medical Center:
UCSF Medical Group
1635 Divisadero St., Suite 625
San Francisco, CA 94115
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