Rahul Dhawan, DO
Associate Medical Director for Government Solutions (Medicaid) and Nephrology
Rahul Dhawan, DO, serves as Associate Medical Director for Government Solutions (Medicaid) and Nephrology. He brings deep expertise for better management of complex government health programs. As a Utilization Review/Case Management/Innovations Medical Director for a large Los Angeles-based consulting firm and the Chief Medical Officer for St. Francis Medical Center, a Level 2 trauma center, Dr. Dhawan has led multiple IPAs with regards to utilization review, case management, and quality for the oversight of more than one million patients.
Dr. Dhawan is the co-creator of a full-service web-based APP, ITransitionCare, used by IPAs, health plans, and hospitals to track patient utilization out of network. He also is a member of the Medical Review Board for the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Network 18 in the Los Angeles area.
A practicing nephrologist, he was a Faculty Assistant Professor at Keck Hospital of University of Southern California Department of Clinical Medicine/Nephrology/Transplant. He received his medical degree, a Master of Medical Management and a Bachelor of Arts in Biology from USC. He was a transplant nephrology fellow at USC and was named “Fellow of the Year” for two consecutive years.