Franklin-based American Health Partners tapped its Kansas and Missouri regional manager to take over its TruHealth division.
TruHealth provides healthcare services to members of Medicare Advantage specialty plans in 10 states. Bridget Grover served as regional director of clinical operations in Kansas and Missouri for more than a year before AHP promoted her to national director. She originally joined TruHealth in 2019 as a physician assistant and was quickly promoted to clinical program manager for Kansas Health Advantage.
“Bridget has done an outstanding job and achieved outstanding results since joining our company,” said Robin Bradley, Chief Operating Officer, American Health Partners. “His leadership will help ensure that members of our Medicare Advantage plans benefit from our innovative model of care, which leverages TruHealth’s interdisciplinary clinical teams to improve members’ health and quality of life.”
As Regional Director of TruHealth, Grover previously oversaw the provision of enhanced bedside care for Medicare beneficiaries in Institutional Special Needs Plans operated by American Health Plans, a sister division of TruHealth. American Health Partners attributes its rapid rise to its success in these markets.
As director, Grover is expected to oversee improvements to the division’s ISNP operations, patient outcomes and clinical education. She will also be responsible for leading teams of nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and nurse case managers who provide care at skilled nursing and assisted living facilities where American Health Plans manages. currently Medicare Advantage ISNP plans.
“I am grateful for the opportunity to lead this incredible TruHealth team and look forward to continuing our work to deliver great results for our members, facilities and partners,” said Grover.
Grover brings more than two decades of clinical experience to this new role from the acute care space, emergency departments and family medicine practices. She earned her bachelor’s degree as a physician assistant from Wichita State University, where she also received a bachelor’s degree in exercise physiology. She is currently pursuing her Masters in Health Law at Regent University in Virginia with an expected graduation date in May.
American Health Partners provides continuum of care services to adults and seniors, ranging from long-term assistance with daily living, home health and palliative care, and acute care dealing with recovery and rehabilitation. The company has national operations and one of its regional divisions includes Alabama, Mississippi and Tennessee. This region has 29 senior living, skilled nursing and rehabilitation centers; five mental health institutions; more than 60 long-term care pharmacies and a collection of home care and palliative care offices serving 34 counties.