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M. Alex Schiaffino, MD FAAFP

Summa Health System
Medical Director, Access Center

Medical Director of Summa Health System Clinical Access Center. The CAC in Akron serves close to 500 physicians in the ACO with after hour answering services and nurse triage. Additionally, we coordinate access for a multispecialty, integrated, medical group in the Akron area.  Our staff manages calls on a Cisco platform and has access to both Epic and ECW for ease of patient information management.

Currently we are onboarding 85 primary care providers on an Open Access platform and expect to augment our coordination services for Population Health management.

Dr Schiaffino is a Family Doctor with 10 years experience in leadership and clinical operations for large medical groups in value based systems (Kaiser of GA and OH, Healthspan). She is also an Associate Director for the Department of Family Medicine at Akron City Hospitals, which trains 24 residents a year; and maintains a small Home-based geriatric panel of patients.