Whitney Oaks Care Center has created a partnership with Capital Medical Extended Care (CMEC), a local medical group, to provide physician services to all of our patients.
Led by Dr. Chandan Cheema, CMEC is a multidisciplinary team of physicians and nurse practitioners brought on board with one goal in mind – to improve yours or your loved ones care while reducing the frequency of hospital re-admission. With their diverse specialties and extensive background in long term care and geriatrics, CMEC professionals will provide you or your loved ones with daily, high acuity care.
Dr. Chandan Cheema, Internal Medicine, Medical Director CMEC physicians
Dr. Sultan Yasufzai, Internal Medicine
Dr. Jaswant Virk, Internal Medicine
Facility Nurse Practitioners
Lionel Williamson, MSN, FNP-C
Specialty Physician Panel (Consultants)
Dr. Glen Xiong, Psychiatrist
Dr. Jason Rasmussen, MD, CWSP
Dr. Karanjit Basrai, Physical Medicine and Rehab
This partnership allows Whitney Oaks to provide a level of medical care and service rivaled only by top hospitals.
Most skilled nursing facilities have a physician or nurse practitioner visit each patient once every thirty days. At Whitney Oaks Care Center, we have a physician or nurse practitioner in our building almost every weekday and often on the weekends. The physicians and nurse practitioners are available 24 hours per day, seven days per week. As part of our medical group, we have immediate access to a wound care specialist, physiatrist and psychiatrist. All of this allows us to provide better patient care and prevent hospital re-admissions.