Welcome to TheChicagoDoctor.com

TheChicagoDoctor.com is produced by Chicago Media Partners, LLC. We are a team of knowledgeable, hard-working colleagues, committed to producing high quality work.

We believe in challenging the status quo by thinking differently and using the best from the complete range of traditional and new media to serve our readers, viewers and clients.

We have accomplished this by creating a hyper-localized journalistic and technological breakthrough platform for medical and healthcare news in Chicagoland. It offers the opportunity for the use of branded content on an interactive website with video production, with social links, and offers the capability of extending content with the production of collateral material.

Please explore our website and contact us to discover how TheChicagoDoctor.com can help reach your target audience through branded content.

Our Services

Branded Content on Website

TheChicagoDoctor.com website allows you to place your Branded Content front and center which means your editorial, pictorial and video material has the power to build engaging relationships and patient value. Using skilled storytelling of Branded Content: conveys understanding, encourages a sense of belonging and inspires a feeling of trust and dependability.

Branded Content on TheChicagoDoctor.com has the special capacity to build and reinforce emotional connections using interesting narrative, authentic communication, and by bringing the brand’s unique points to life in a human way.

Video Content on Website

The strength of using storytelling techniques is its power to engage the mind relating to unique events and encounters and to hear insights told in a personal voice with a definite character. Video delivers this impact unlike any other medium.

Classified Content Plan

All classifieds with TheChicagoDoctor.com are a high value, inexpensive solution to reach the total audience. Your classified is affordable, effective and convenient. TheChicagoDoctor.com delivers a highly targeted audience with unmatched efficiency.

Categories: Employment Opportunities, Employment Sought, Office/Facilities Space to Lease, Pre-Owned Equipment, Medical and Office Remodeling and Miscellaneous

Article Reprints

TheChicagoDoctor.com copyrights your article and offers a service to reprint it as a custom brochure to extend its life and strengthen its impact.
Your reprints are an easy way to:

o reinforce your information and stories to help educate persons new to your practice or facility; and
o add credibility with the third-party endorsement of TheChicagoDoctor.com.

Reprints of your article allow you to spotlight your success—when, where and to whom you need it.

There are so many possible uses, including:
Patient education
Conference exhibition settings
Lecture/speech hand-outs
Media kits
Investor relations
Bolstering an outreach campaign
Training material
Workshop/seminar hand-outs
Front office/counter information
Direct mailing to key targets
Information for referring professionals
As a bill stuffer
Mailed in response to inquiries
Furnished to professional associations
Inclusion in a plan seeking joint venture partners

Who Are We?

The purpose of TheChicagoDoctor.com is to provide news and information concerning the medical profession and the healthcare businesses in Chicagoland. TheChicagoDoctor.com uses both traditional and new media channels in a content combining approach.
We believe that the medical practices and healthcare facilities in Chicagoland deserve the opportunity to tell their stories of service and success with a multimedia approach
• To be supportive of healthcare organizations and practitioners
• To assure clarity of content material
• To require fairness in presentation
• To offer high design and production values
The primary audience served by TheChicagoDoctor.com includes:

  • Physician Groups/ Practice Administrators
  • Hospital Administrators
  • Professional Medical & Healthcare Association Executives
  • Advance Practice Registered Nurses (APRNs)
  • Physician Assistants (PAs)
  • Corporate Healthcare Executives

The major healthcare categories of content in TheChicagoDoctor.com is supplied by:

  • Hospitals seeking to increase visibility for a new physician/specialist/practice area
  • Financial advisors serving high net worth clients
  • Risk management specialists
  • Financial institutions serving individuals and facilities in the medical community
  • Law firms representing medical and healthcare clients
  • Technology companies with specialized healthcare expertise
  • Medical records experts
  • Healthcare conferences and exhibition managers
  • Business service firms focusing on medical practices
  • Medical equipment and supply companies

Contributing Editors

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thumb_JMatchinskiJayme R. Matchinski, Esq.  |  Partner  |  Clark Hill PLC

Jayme Matchinski concentrates her private practice on health care and corporate law. She handles regulatory compliance, reimbursement, licensure and certification issues affecting health care providers, health care transactions, and the purchase, sale and formation of health care entities. Jayme works with physicians, as well as not-for-profit and for-profit health care systems in the licensure, certification, legal structure and reimbursement structuring of post-acute venues of care, including sleep disorder centers, rehabilitation hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, long term acute care hospitals, and skilled nursing facilities, inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation facilities, nursing homes and assisted living facilities.

Emily JohnsonEmily Johnson  |  Associate   |  McDonald Hopkins LLC

Emily Johnson is an associate in Business Department of McDonald Hopkins LLC (www.mcdonaldhopkins.com), focusing her practice on matters primarily for clients in the healthcare industry. Her wide-ranging health law experience includes mergers and acquisitions, general corporate assistance, such as preparation of organizational documents, preparation of corporate documents, and general contract review. In addition to general corporate matters, she provides regulatory and compliance assistance on both a federal and state level. She has assisted corporations, long-term acute care hospitals, rehabilitation hospitals, physicians groups, professional corporations, and community hospitals among others. She also has significant experience with the 340B Federal Drug Pricing Program, including implementation, program compliance, audit preparation, and preparing for audits conducted by the Office of Pharmacy Affairs.

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thumb_SueSarhageSue Sarhage  |  Regional Vice President  |  Xerox Healthcare Solutions

As a solutions-focused and results-oriented Health IT strategist, Sue Sarhage has spent over 20 years working with healthcare providers and healthcare facilities for growth, operation excellence, billing enhancements, and IT to achieve strategic objectives and improve profitability. She currently serves as Regional Vice President of Xerox Healthcare Solutions, working with physicians and hospitals/health systems to use strategic consultative services, EMR support, Revenue Cycle optimization and ECM. This enables them to improve clinical outcomes and operations, reduce operational costs and improve financial performance.

Vanessa BisceglieVanessa Rose Bisceglie  |  President  |  CareVitality, Inc.

Vanessa Bisceglie, CEO/President of EHR & Practice Management Consultants, Inc. is a nationally recognized Care Management and Technology Services firm. She has twenty-one years of healthcare experience with a background in clinical, business, legal and has spent fifteen years focused in Health Information Technology. She has a MBA in Health Information Technology and is pursuing her second Masters in Analytics at the University of Chicago. She is a recognized industry leader and was recently voted as a Woman Technology Leader by TechWeek.

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thumb_MBirchMeg Birch  |  Financial Advisor, NMLS #1279068  |  Morgan Stanley

Meg Birch is a Financial Advisor in the Geneva, Illinois office of Morgan Stanley Wealth Management. Meg began her financial services career in 1991 selling and trading corporate bonds. Prior to joining Morgan Stanley in 2013, she worked in financial information and technology serving institutional clients. In January 2013 she decided to focus on serving individual clients. As a financial advisor with Morgan Stanley, she utilizes the many resources the firm offers to assess clients’ financial requirements on both sides of the balance sheet. She helps clients navigate their futures by defining their goals, reviewing their current financial situation, and designing comprehensive and realistic solutions tailored to their risk tolerance and cash flow needs.

thumb_JShahDr. Jason P. Shah  |  Managing Partner  |  Flagship Physicians Insurance Agency

Dr. Jason P. Shah  is the Managing Partner with Flagship Physicians Insurance Agency who helps physicians reduce malpractice insurance costs. He can be reached at jason.shah@flagshipphysicians.com.

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thumb_COkwujeChuks Okwuje, MBA, ACHE, Member AIA  |  Associate Principal / Senior Associate Architect  |  Urban Resource, Inc. – Architects and Planners®

Chuks Okwuje has an MBA in Finance and Healthcare Administration and served as practice manager of Okwuje Medical Services for 6 years. Over the course of the next several years in his career, he was involved with healthcare policy, administration research, and claims management. He has spent the last 15 years as an Associate Architect with Urban Resource, Inc. – Architects and Planners where he heads the firm’s healthcare division. Select projects completed include work(s) on a 19-acre physician park, 300,000 sq. ft. Feasibility Analysis for conversion of a former hospital in Joliet, stand-alone MRI facilities, community based outpatient facilities, medical and dental offices, and clinics.

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thumb_SGhaeySandeep Ghaey  |  Principal Glass Washer (Owner)  |  Vinic Wine Company

Sandeep Ghaey studied Chemistry and Philosophy at University.  With nearly 15 years in the industry, he started as a beer and spirits aficionado from a personal consumption standpoint and was able to parlay that into a job with wine retail and restaurants and eventually a wine bar.  Immediately after college, he lucked into some distribution jobs with large brands such as Gallo and Kendall Jackson and quickly made the transition to fine wine distribution.  Over five years ago he set out on his own and started Vinic Wine Company that brings consumers great wines from all over the world.

Efrat Dallal SteinEfrat Dallal Stein  |  Director of Community Outreach and Marketing  |  The Selfhelp Home

Efrat Dallal Stein is a healthcare communications professional with 16 years of media and public relations experience. Efrat currently serves as the Director of Community Outreach and Marketing for a senior retirement community on Chicago’s Northside — The Selfhelp Home. Previously she served for 13 years in government dealing with small business and consumer fraud as Director of Public Affairs for the Chicago Department of Public Health. Since 2012 Efrat has focused on issues related to the senior care, including researching and writing on various aspects of eldercare. She also consults small businesses on public relations, strategy and marketing.  Efrat holds a BA in Communications from The UIC. Contact 773-320-0073, efrat.stein1@gmail.com or on twitter @healthgirlchi.

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Vanessa BisceglieVanessa Rose Bisceglie  |  President  |  CareVitality, Inc.

Vanessa Bisceglie, CEO/President of EHR & Practice Management Consultants, Inc. is a nationally recognized Care Management and Technology Services firm. She has twenty-one years of healthcare experience with a background in clinical, business, legal and has spent fifteen years focused in Health Information Technology. She has a MBA in Health Information Technology and is pursuing her second Masters in Analytics at the University of Chicago. She is a recognized industry leader and was recently voted as a Woman Technology Leader by TechWeek.