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Alana Sagin, MD

Alana Sagin, MD Physician

Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine

Dr. Sagin is employed by Penn Medicine.

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Clinical Specialties

Specialty:

  • Internal Medicine

Programs & Centers:

  • Hospital Medicine Program

Board Certification:

  • Family Medicine, 2013
  • Hospice and Palliative Medicine, 2014

Clinical Expertise:

  • Hospice
  • Palliative Care

Practice Locations and Appointments

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna US Healthcare
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HealthSpring
  • CVS Health
  • Devon Health Services (Americare)
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • HealthAmerica / HealthAssurance, a Coventry Plan
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthPartners Medicare
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana / Choicecare
  • Independence Blue Cross (Keystone East)
  • Intergroup
  • Keystone First
  • Keystone First Medicare
  • Multiplan
  • NJ Medicaid
  • NJ Qualcare
  • Oxford Health Plan
  • PA Medicaid
  • PA Medicare
  • Preferred Care
  • Preferred Health Care/LGH
  • Rail Road Medicare / Palmetto GBA
  • Remedy Partners at Penn Medicine
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthcare Community Plan
  • US Family Health Plan

Education and Training

Medical School: Jefferson Medical College
Residency: Lawrence General Hospital
Fellowship: NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center

Memberships

American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine, National

Hospital Affiliation

Dr. Sagin is employed by Penn Medicine.

Hospital Privileges:

  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.
  • Penn Presbyterian Medical Center: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.

Research

Selected Publications:

Alana Sagin, M.D. and Nina O'Connor M.D.: Can "An Extra Layer of Support" Sign Off? Journal of Palliative Medicine : 2017.

Alana Sagin, MD, James N. Kirkpatrick, MD, Barbara A. Pisani, DO, Beth B. Fahlberg, PhD, RN, AGPCNP-BC, CHPN, Annika L. Sundlof, and Nina R. O’Connor, MD: Emerging Collaboration Between Palliative Care Specialists and Mechanical Circulatory Support Teams: A Qualitative Study Journal of Pain and Symptom Management 52 (4): 491-497,2016.

Alana Sagin and Nina O’Connor: "Palliative Care in Liver Transplantation, When to Consult a Specialist" Contemporary Liver Transplantation : 2015.

Academic Contact Info

2018 White Building
3400 Spruce Street

Philadelphia , PA 19104
Phone: 215-460-7723
Patient appointments: 800-789-7366 (PENN)