AmeriHealth New Jersey’s Frank Urbano, MD, MBA, FACP, inducted as a Fellow of the College of Physicians of Philadelphia

Cranbury, NJ, December 3, 2018 — Frank Urbano, MD, MBA, FACP, senior medical director for AmeriHealth New Jersey, was recently inducted as a Fellow by the College of Physicians of Philadelphia.

Fellows of the College are part of a distinguished legacy of leaders who for over 200 years have served the mission of advancing the cause of health while upholding the ideals and heritage of medicine.

Dr. Urbano was among the esteemed group of newly elected Fellows welcomed to the College in an induction ceremony on Friday, November 16, 2018. As part of the ceremony each of the Fellows signed a historic register that was signed by Benjamin Rush, the first inductee, in the 1800s, a signer of our nation’s Declaration of Independence.

Dr. Urbano was also a Fellow in the 2016-2017 AHIP Executive Leadership Program for Medical Directors, a national leadership forum to help shape the future of health care. 

Throughout his career, Dr. Urbano has been dedicated to improving care coordination. Previously he was medical director of care management for the Einstein Healthcare Network, where worked to bring high-quality, cost-effective care to an underserved urban community. Prior to that, he was medical director of care coordination at Cooper University Hospital in Camden, NJ.

Dr. Urbano received his undergraduate degree in Biology from Rutgers University and his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey.  He completed his residency training at Thomas Jefferson University, where he served as chief resident in internal medicine. He is board certified in internal medicine. Dr. Urbano also holds an MBA with a concentration in healthcare management from Widener University.  He is a fellow of the American College of Physicians and a member of the American Association for Physician Leadership and the Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy. 

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