Sparrow Care Network Committees

The Finance and Operations Advisory Committee and the Quality Advisory Committee function to oversee the operations of SCN through quality and cost control initiatives.

Finance and Operations Advisory Committee

The Sparrow Care Network (SCN) Finance and Operations Advisory Committee is designated as an Advisory Committee to the Board of Managers as defined in the SCN Operating Agreement. The purpose of the Committee is to oversee the operations of SCN, as well as the agreements developed with payers that achieve value-based pricing and aligned incentives for clinically-integrated contracts with healthcare purchasers, such as SCN sponsoring hospitals’ employee benefit plan, local self-funded employee groups, and third-party payers.

The following Physicians serve on the Sparrow Care Network Finance and Operations Advisory Committee

Zuhair Abualrihy, MD - SCN Committee

Zuhair Abualrihy, M.D.

Sparrow Medical Group Portland

Malani Gupta, MD

Malani Gupta, M.D.

Anesthesia and Pain Management Consultants

Brooke Lemmen, DO SCN Finance & Operations Committee

Brooke Lemmen, DO

Sparrow Orthopedics & Sports Medicine

Marissa Miller, DO - SCN Committee

Marissa Miller, D.O.

Sparrow Medical Group East Lansing

Kevin Nohner, MD SCN Committee

Kevin Nohner, M.D.

Family Medicine, Sparrow Medical Group Okemos

Wael Salman, MD - SCN Committee

Wael Salman, M.D.

Owosso Medical Associates, PC

Leighla Smith, DO, SCN Finance & Operations Committee

Leighla Smith, DO

Sparrow Medical Group 111

Elizabeth Thomas, MD - SCN Committee

Elizabeth Thomas, M.D.

Alliance Obstetrics & Gynecology

Anurag Tikaria, MD

Anurag Tikaria, M.D.

Sparrow Medical Group Nephrology

Quality Advisory Committee

The Sparrow Care Network (SCN) Quality Advisory Committee is designated as an Advisory Committee to the Board of Managers as defined in the SCN Operating Agreement. The purpose of the Committee is to develop and monitor SCN’s evidence-based Clinical Integration Quality Program for services across the continuum of care. The SCN Quality Advisory Committee responsibilities also include ensuring that the technology infrastructure (SCN Physician Performance Dashboards and other associated software) supports the collection of and reporting of physician data.

The following Physicians serve on the Sparrow Care Network Quality Advisory Committee

Kristin Bredin, DO, SCN Quality Advisory Committee

Kristin Bredin, DO

Hospice Medical Director

Laurie Hult, MD - SCN Committee

Laurie Hult, M.D.

Sparrow Hospital Children's Center & Pediatric Services

Milind Karve, MD - SCN Committee

Milind Karve, M.D.

Sparrow Cardiology

Travis Lee, DO - SCN committee

Travis Lee, D.O.

Sparrow Medical Group Anesthesiology

Andrew MacKersie, MD

Andrew MacKersie, M.D.

Lansing Radiology Associates, PC

Diane Mater, DO

Diane Mater, D.O.

Sparrow Medical Group East Lansing

Michael McDermott, MD

Michael McDermott, M.D.

Sparrow Medical Group Orthopedics and Sports Medicine

Aisha Mursaleen, MD

Aisha Mursaleen, M.D.

Vituity Michigan Hospitalists

Albert Ross, MD

Al Ross, M.D.

Michigan Gastroenterology Institute, PC

Lakeeya Tucker, DO

Lakeeya Tucker, D.O.

Alliance Obstetrics & Gynecology