Skip to content

The Inside Beat, episode 2 – an Optum Podcast

Last updated on June 10, 2020

The Inside Beat with Guest Dr. Jeffrey Roth

Episode No. 2 – [ 14 min 25 sec ]

“The heartbeat of any great organization is its people.”

Welcome to The Inside Beat – an Optum podcast sharing team member stories and what it’s like to work at Optum Care.

Episode Description

Rayanne Thorn

Dr. Jeffrey Roth – Internal Medicine

Episode Highlights

The Inside Beat Episode 2

“I started here 28 years ago and wouldn’t want to work anywhere else.” – Dr. Roth

Jeffrey Roth, DO, is board certified in internal medicine. Dr. Roth earned his medical degree from the New York Institute of Technology College of Osteopathic Medicine. He completed his internship at Pacific Hospital of Long Beach and his residency at Loma Linda University Medical Center. In addition to his medical practice, Dr. Roth is a clinical associate professor of medicine at Western University of Health Sciences in Pomona. He enjoys learning about his patients and their lives, and works to help as many people as possible. A native of Los Angeles, Dr. Roth enjoys volunteering in his community.

“I don’t think there’s a better place where a doctor can work. It’s a terrific place and as long as you’re doing your best and working hard and taking good care of your patients and keeping up on things, there’ll always find something here that satisfies your career. There are lots of opportunities to grow into a new activity within the group.” – Dr. Roth

Words and Phrases from this episode:
CHAPS Programs – Comprehensive Health Assessment Programs
IPA – Independent Physician Association
HCC Coding – Hierarchical Condition Category (HCC) coding is a payment model mandated by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)

Learn more about becoming a Foster Parent.

Listen to The Inside Beat, Premiere Episode!

Interested in joining one of California’s top performing medical groups? Visit for our latest career openings.

*Healthcare Partners is now part of Optum California

Connect with Rayanne

Rayanne Thorn Krueger
Latest posts by Rayanne Thorn Krueger (see all)