SKILLED DIVISION APPOINTS NEW MD
All About Care and Paradise Home Care, (part of the Care Advantage, Inc. family of brands), and represent the skilled division of the company, offering Medicare-certified home health services, programs and resources, has announced the appointment of a new Medical Director, Dr. Gohar Abbasi.
Dr. Gohar Abbasi began his medical journey in Pakistan, earning his M.B.B.S. at Rawalpindi Medical College. He completed his residency at the esteemed Mercy Hospital in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. For nearly 25 years, Dr. Abbasi has amassed a depth of knowledge in caring for patients in-home, hospitals, rehab facilities and nursing homes.
Dr. Abbasi has been stationed all over the state of Virginia, working in large hospitals, rehab centers, a regional jail, hospice care, and more. Dr. Abbasi is board certified in three different medical practices, including Rehab medicine. Dr. Abbasi works closely with home-based facilities to extend a helpful reach to those with diverse needs and circumstances. Today, Dr. Abbasi is the Medical Director at Colonial Heights Rehab Center, working each day to improve the level of care that our industry provides.
“Dr. Abbasi has dedicated his career to ensuring care is given on the highest level. He delivers care that is patient centric, and we admire his practice philosophy that no patient feels forgotten.” Says Pamela Hopewell, Chief Operating Officer of Care Advantage, Inc., All About Care and Paradise Home Care. “His values align so well with ours of Compassion, Attitude, Respect and Excellence that we felt he was the ideal Medical Director to advise and lead our clinicians to deliver the absolute best care in reducing hospitalizations and promoting positive patient outcomes.”
Dr. Abbasi will play a key role on the skilled home health team which is made up of therapists and nurses who will benefit from his clinical insight and expertise. He will also advise on current patient focused programs offered by All About Care and Paradise Home Care as well as being involved in the development of new clinical pathways.
ALL ABOUT CARE & PARADISE HOME CARE
Located in Richmond VA, All About Care & Paradise Home Care are Medicare certified skilled home health companies, committed to providing exceptional skilled care services to patients in their home. Our skilled home health professionals manage and evaluate the patient’s plan of care, while partnering with their physician to ensure continuity of treatment and best possible outcomes. We offer a wide range of services, programs and resources including Skilled Nursing, Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapies.