SANTEE, Calif. – Dr. Bruce Hoang, Senior Managing Physician and Medical Director at U.S. HealthWorks in Santee, is one of many outstanding physicians that create the talented team of medical professionals at U.S. HealthWorks.
The U.S. HealthWorks Managing Physician program recognizes leadership and management skills of the U.S. HealthWorks Medical Group in its continual pursuit of the Highest Quality of Care initiatives based on “exceptionalism.” The program goals are based on exceptional medical care delivered by exceptional medical providers.
U.S. HealthWorks Medical Group providers with outstanding clinical, leadership, and managerial skills are named Managing Physicians and utilize those skills to effect positive changes to the quality of care and performance of the U.S. HealthWorks centers.
“Managing Physicians are the ‘best of the best.’ The nomination process is rigorous and the election of candidates held to great scrutiny by their medical peers as well as their Operations and Sales colleagues,” said Dr. Mark Pucek, Chief Medical Officer. “A Managing Physician is a crucial position for U.S. HealthWorks. They are responsible for the center they manage, and take on a huge role, ensuring that we have well-cared for patients, and a productive staff of medical professionals.”
Dr. Hoang has been a part of U.S. HealthWorks since 2003, when he joined the team in Santee as a Medical Director and later became a Managing Physician. He has been practicing family medicine since 1998 and occupational medicine the past 13 years.
“U.S. HealthWorks is a dynamic organization that really cares deeply about quality and patient care,” Dr. Hoang said. “Being a Managing Physician is a vital role at our center that I take very seriously to insure that we are providing the best medical care possible.”
Dr. Hoang began his medical career by earning his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree from Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine in Kirksville, Mo., in 1997. He completed his internship and Family Medicine residency at the University of California, San Francisco – Fresno campus, in 2000. He went on to earn a Master’s degree in Public Health from the University of Pittsburgh, and then completed an occupational medicine fellowship at UCSF in San Francisco.
While serving as a U.S. HealthWorks physician, Dr. Hoang was also a Team Physician for the Grossmont College football team in El Cajon. He has also served as a staff physician for Kaiser Permanente and worked with Washington Medical Group, both in Freemont.
In addition to his extensive medical experience, Dr. Hoang is Board Certified in both Family and Occupational Medicine by the American Board of Family Medicine and the American Board of Preventive Medicine, respectively, and is a certified DOT Examiner by the National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners.
About U.S. HealthWorks
U.S. HealthWorks, a subsidiary of Dignity Health, is one of the country’s largest operators of occupational healthcare centers with 222 clinics and worksites in 19 states and more than 3,600 employees, including about 800 medical providers. Our centers collectively serve more than 13,000 patients each day, providing quality medical care to help employees return to work and allow employers to effectively manage claims and reduce lost work time. U.S. HealthWorks also offers special early return-to-work, injury prevention and ergonomics programs. For more information, please visit www.ushealthworks.com or connect with us on Facebook and Twitter.