Karen Nowicki interviews Dr. Kishlay Anand with Apricus Health
Apricus Health was created by Arizona physicians to facilitate a direct, one-on-one relationship with patients, physicians and care navigators to diagnose and treat a wide range of conditions. Through its robust technology, 24/7 care management and real-time analytics, Apricus is changing the care delivery model by helping physicians who work in value-based care environments improve care outcomes while reducing health costs.
Dr. Kishlay Anand is a board-certified cardiologist and electrophysiologist and co-founder of both Apricus Health and Akos. He’s a leader in telemedicine, Medicare Advantage and COVID-19 testing. Dr. Anand was recognized by Gov. Doug Ducey in his June 25th COVID-19 briefing for his excellence in deploying testing solutions throughout Maricopa County.
While serving as chairman of InstantMed Health Center, an innovative healthcare delivery model with Urgent Care and primary care centers in the Phoenix metropolitan area that provides lab services, radiology and diagnostics, Dr. Anand garnered extensive administrative experience.
He also serves as president of the Arizona Cardiovascular Institute, a cardiac-specific surgery center with Joint Commission and Medicare certifications to perform outpatient cardiovascular procedures. Additionally, he’s a board member at Cardiovascular Consultants, the largest integrated cardiovascular group in the Phoenix metropolitan area.