New Frontier Group established a Health Care Advisory Board who provides advice and insight for clients involved with cases in the U.S. health care system. This accomplished group of medical professionals was appointed for achieving excellence in their respective areas of specialization. The Board work to affect the most positive outcomes for international policyholders experiencing health care services and products nationwide. As such, New Frontier Group will solicit their advice as far as the Usual, Reasonable and Customary (UCR) pricing for the area as well as the procedure.
Combining over 100 years of medical care expertise, New Frontier Group’s Health Care Advisory Board
John Wm. Frick, R.Ph. – Chairman, Advisory Board An industry leader for over 35 years in all aspects of pharmaceutical care.
William O. Reed, Jr., M.D. – Orthopedics One of the most decorated and credentialed orthopedic surgeons in the world.
Andrew Park, D.O. – Emergency Medicine A specialist in Emergency Room Medicine for 10 years in New York City and Kansas City.
Michael Grosso, DDS – General Dentistry & Dental Surgery A 20-year specialist in general dentistry and surgical dental procedures and a part time professor.
Mark Hoover, Pharm. D. – Infusion Therapy & Pediatrics A provider of specialty drug products focused on pediatrics with 25 years in the industry.
Kenneth Plitt, CRNA, MBA – Anesthesiology A 35-year educator and practitioner, and past President and Board of Director for State and National professional associations (AANA &WANA).
Linda Becker, R.N., ONC. – Oncology Nurse Practitioner A certified oncology nurse specialist for over 40 years, with extensive experience in infusion and home health.
Terry Glazier, R.Ph. – Diabetic Pharmacist Specialist A highly specialized registered pharmacist in the field of diabetes, and director of a large Midwest hospital.
Janet Hessenflow, R.N. – Hospice Nurse Practitioner A highly regarded nurse specialist in the field of Hospice Care, with a 30 year career.
Edward Lewis, R.N. – Home Health Care & Medical Equipment Mr. Lewis is a national leader in home health care nursing and has made a large impact in local, state and national organizations.
Sandra Tillman, R.Ph., M.A. – Tillman Resources Ms. Tillman has over 25 years of health care industry experience serving in both executive and clinical roles across multiple aspects of the medical field.
International Medical Advisory Services
The New Frontier Group is the first stop for answers to questions about world-class doctors and accessing premier health services for patients who are abroad and seeking assistance with the U.S. Health system.
While one of the most expensive systems, the U.S. Health system is considered to have some of the most renowned hospitals and physicians worldwide. Recognized as a North American medical resource contact, New Frontier Group’s International Medical Advisory Services is called on to assist with International patients seeking second opinions or additional medical options in the U.S.
New Frontier Group created the International Medical Advisory Service to assist patients abroad seeking additional medical expertise in the U.S. that may not be available in their home country. Within the U.S. healthcare market, some hospitals that meet certain criteria and specialize in a field of medical expertise qualify as Centers of Excellence hospitals. Serving as a domestic liaison, New Frontier Group’s International Medical Advisory Service can help patients identify U.S. physicians and hospitals that are considered expert in their field.
New Frontier Group’s International Medical Advisory Service extends supports to patients abroad by:
- Receiving and forwarding medical records
- Securing hotel arrangements within close proximity to identified locales
- Coordinating transportation during the patient’s stay in the U.S.
- Helping patients develop questions to ask the U.S. provider when seeking treatment