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Primary Care

IU Health Connected Care - Indianapolis

4.8 out of 5 stars (150 ratings)

IU Health Connected Care offers enhanced primary care services designed to meet the unique needs of adults on Medicare, Medicare Advantage and Medicare/Medicaid.

We are well-connected to you, your needs and your life. You'll have a compassionate care team of experts who will coordinate care with your specialists and deliver the personalized services that matter most to you.

Watch: What to Expect During Your Visit at IU Health Connected Care

Meet the Connected Care providers and learn more about our enhanced primary care services for adults on Medicare.

Our Connected Care team specializes in caring for adults on Medicare, whether you’re managing one or multiple conditions which may require more individualized care. The care team is friendly, caring, experienced, and take time to get to know you and your unique needs. Longer appointment times (up to 60 minutes) are available to give you more time with you doctor. This gives you time to ask questions and discuss multiple chronic conditions, such as:

Our care team includes:

  • Physician
  • Advanced Practice Provider
  • Pharmacist
  • Care Manager (RN)
  • Patient Care Navigator
  • Social Worker
  • Virtual Behavioral Health Services
  • Medical Assistant
  • Dietician, as needed
  • Specialty Consultant, as needed

Your care team will coordinate your care with pharmacy, care management, virtual behavioral health, social work and dietitian services as needed.

Each member of your care team will get to know you and learn about your unique needs. The provider and care team will coordinate your care with your specialty care providers as needed.

Our Services

Your doctor will work with you to create a customized care plan offering many enhanced primary care services to meet your needs, including:

  • Longer appointments (30-60 minutes) to discuss multiple issues
  • Same-day and Next-day primary care appointments
  • 24/7 phone access to a care provider
  • Consistent and coordinated care team
  • Access to a pharmacist, care manager, social worker, and virtual behavioral health services
  • Virtual Visits (telehealth options)
  • More customized, coordinated and convenient care based on your individual needs
  • Coordinated care with your specialty providers
  • Improved management of one or more chronic conditions
  • Reduced need for hospital, urgent care and emergency care
  • Connections with additional services (home health, caregiver support and education, and transportation services)

          About IU Health Connected Care - Indianapolis

          Our Connected Care team specializes in caring for adults on Medicare, whether you’re managing one or multiple conditions which may require more individualized care. The care team is friendly, caring, experienced, and take time to get to know you and your unique needs. Longer appointment times (up to 60 minutes) are available to give you more time with you doctor. This gives you time to ask questions and discuss multiple chronic conditions, such as:

          Our care team includes:

          • Physician
          • Advanced Practice Provider
          • Pharmacist
          • Care Manager (RN)
          • Patient Care Navigator
          • Social Worker
          • Virtual Behavioral Health Services
          • Medical Assistant
          • Dietician, as needed
          • Specialty Consultant, as needed

          Your care team will coordinate your care with pharmacy, care management, virtual behavioral health, social work and dietitian services as needed.

          Each member of your care team will get to know you and learn about your unique needs. The provider and care team will coordinate your care with your specialty care providers as needed.

          Our Services

          Your doctor will work with you to create a customized care plan offering many enhanced primary care services to meet your needs, including:

          • Longer appointments (30-60 minutes) to discuss multiple issues
          • Same-day and Next-day primary care appointments
          • 24/7 phone access to a care provider
          • Consistent and coordinated care team
          • Access to a pharmacist, care manager, social worker, and virtual behavioral health services
          • Virtual Visits (telehealth options)
          • More customized, coordinated and convenient care based on your individual needs
          • Coordinated care with your specialty providers
          • Improved management of one or more chronic conditions
          • Reduced need for hospital, urgent care and emergency care
          • Connections with additional services (home health, caregiver support and education, and transportation services)

                  Frequently Asked Questions

                  Dr. Wagle is a board-certified geriatrician. This means he is a primary care doctor who has received additional specialized training in diagnosing, treating and preventing age-related conditions and diseases affecting adult patients.

                  There is no right age to begin seeing a geriatric specialist, but a geriatric doctor can be helpful for patients managing multiple medications, conditions, or diseases associated with aging, such as dementia, incontinence or osteoporosis.

                  Any adult with Medicare, Medicare Advantage, or Medicare/Medicaid insurance coverage. If you or a loved one is managing one or more chronic conditions, Connected Care may be a good option for you.

                  Yes. Your Connected Care team will work directly with your heart doctor, diabetes doctor, and other specialists as needed. Together, they will help you receive the most coordinated care possible.

                  Yes. You’ll use the same insurance you have used with other IU Health providers.

                  Yes. We can coordinate transportation for all patients to and from appointments.

                  Yes. Your Connected Care doctor and team will provide the enhanced primary care services you need, for as long as you need them.

                  Our patients really appreciate the time Dr. Wagle and the care team spends listening to them. They also like the convenience of having access to a pharmacist, care manager (RN), social worker and virtual behavioral health services all in one place.

                  Call 317.832.1780 today to schedule an appointment. Our office is conveniently located near public transportation. Accessible parking is available.

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