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Ryan Wesley Thompson, MD


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Primary Care


Clinical Interests
  • General internal medicine
  • Medically complex inpatients (Complex Care Service)
  • Quality Improvement
  • Care coordination
  • Metabolic syndrome
Medical Education
  • MD, University of Utah School of Medicine
  • Residency, Massachusetts General Hospital
Board Certifications
  • Internal Medicine
  • Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
Patient Gateway
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Insurances Accepted
  • Aetna Health Inc.
  • Beech Street
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Care 65
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Indemnity
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Managed Care
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Partners Plus
  • Centene/Celticare
  • Cigna (PAL #'s)
  • Fallon Community HealthCare
  • Great-West Healthcare (formally One Health Plan)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - ACD
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - PBO
  • Health Care Value Management (HCVM)
  • Humana/Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Medicare - ACD
  • Neighborhood Health Plan - ACD
  • Neighborhood Health Plan - PBO
  • OSW - Maine
  • OSW - New Hampshire
  • OSW - Rhode Island
  • OSW - Vermont
  • Private Health Care Systems (PHCS)
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Railroad Medicare - ACD
  • TriCare
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • Unicare
  • United Healthcare (non-HMO) - ACD
  • United Healthcare (non-HMO) - PBO
Patient Age Group

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    1) Attending physician, MGH Internal Medicine Associates, Complex Care Service (inpatient), and Bigelow teaching service.  
    2) Director of Quality Improvement, Department of Medicine - responsible for quality improvement strategies, initiatives, and training activities; population health management; and care transitions.  
    3) Assistant Medical Director, MGPO - responsible for several programs related to care transitions and continuity. 
    4) Chair, MGH/MGPO Readmissions Care Redesign - responsible for hospital-wide efforts to improve care transitions and reduce avoidable readmissions.
    5) Faculty Advisor, Resident Quality & Safety Committee, Department of Medicine
    6) Course Director, Health Policy Certificate Course, Partners HealthCare Graduate Medical Education

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Research & Publications

Research Summary
Research interests:
1) health care delivery innovations to improve quality, lower costs of care; 
2) innovations to improve continuity of care for patients across the health care continuum;
3) strategies to reduce avoidable admissions and readmissions to the hospital;
4) designing and evaluating programs to improve the education of residents and medical students in health policy and quality improvement.

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Internal Medicine Associates Team 1
15 Parkman Street
Boston MA, 02114-3117
Phone: 617-726-3456
Fax: 617-724-9666

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