Crystal Run Healthcare Partners with Circuit Clinical to Bring Clinical Trial Opportunities to Patients

BUFFALO, NY and MIDDLETOWN, NY -- June 8, 2021

Circuit Clinical, an integrated research platform dedicated to bringing clinical research as a care option to everyone, and Crystal Run Healthcare, one of the fastest-growing multi-specialty group practices in the country, announced a partnership that will allow Crystal Run Healthcare’s patient population to participate in clinical research.

"We are thrilled to be partnering with Crystal Run Healthcare to bring clinical research to their extensive patient population," said Dr. Irfan Khan, founder, and CEO, Circuit Clinical. "This collaborative partnership will not only advance Crystal Run Healthcare’s ability to conduct clinical research but it also provides the opportunity to their patients in finding additional care options that will work for them.”

Circuit Clinical, headquartered in Buffalo, NY provides turnkey clinical trial programs that enable health practices to conduct clinical research, breaking the traditional model of research being confined to academic medical centers and private site networks. They offer their expert team of clinical, research, and regulatory staff to support these practices in patients’ clinical trial journey.

“In the same way that Crystal Run Healthcare has brought evidence-based, academic caliber medicine close to home for our patients in the Hudson Valley, we are now interested in bringing clinical research opportunities into our patients’ backyards.  Those who are interested in participating in clinical trials aimed at advancing medical knowledge, no longer need to travel long distances, but rather can participate close to where they already see their doctor,” said Scott Hines, MD, Chief Quality Officer of Crystal Run Healthcare.

Crystal Run Healthcare, headquartered in Middletown, NY, has over 400 providers and 400 thousand patients spanning a multitude of medical and surgical specialties, from primary care to oncology. The partnership will allow Crystal Run physicians to offer clinical research to patients in the local community at no cost to them. In turn, Circuit Clinical will be able to engage these patients by delivering clinical trial options and enhanced participant experience. This new partnership is a continuation of Circuit Clinical’s national expansion, which in part has been driven by their strategic partnership with Labcorp. 

“Those who are interested in participating in clinical trials aimed at advancing medical knowledge, no longer need to travel long distances, but rather can participate close to where they already see their doctor.”

— Scott Hines, MD, Chief Quality Officer of Crystal Run Healthcare

Crystal Run Healthcare has multiple practice locations focused on the healthcare needs of the Hudson Valley and lower Catskill region. They offer fully accredited, all-digital radiology and laboratory services and are leaders in advancing electronic health records (EHR). They are also one of the first of 16 practices across the US to be certified through the Quality Oncology Practice Initiative for its oncology care, demonstrating a robust oncology program. Circuit Clinical is proud to welcome Crystal Run Healthcare and their award-winning practices into their network of health systems and to provide the region with multi-therapeutic clinical trials.

About Circuit Clinical

Circuit Clinical®, one of the largest integrated research organizations in the USA, is dedicated to empowering patients to choose clinical research as a care option. Circuit Clinical® is committed to transforming the way physicians and their patients find, conduct, and participate in clinical research. They deliver clinical research services and an award-winning patient engagement platform, trialjourney.com.

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About Crystal Run Healthcare

Crystal Run Healthcare is one of the fastest growing multi-specialty group practices in the country. They have over 400 exceptional physicians in nearly 50 medical specialties with multiple practice locations focused on the healthcare needs of the Hudson Valley and lower Catskill region.

Crystal Run Healthcare offers fully accredited, all-digital radiology and laboratory services, and is a national leader in the use and advancement of electronic health records (EHR). Crystal Run Healthcare is designated by the NCQA as a level 3 Patient Centered-Medical Home. Crystal Run has the first American Academy of Sleep Medicine accredited sleep center in the region, was one of the first 16 practices across the US to be certified through the Quality Oncology Practice Initiative for its oncology care, is an Accredited Urgent Care Center as designated by the Urgent Care Association of America, and is Accredited by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC) for their three office based Endoscopy Suites. To learn more about Crystal Run Healthcare, visit: www.crystalrunhealthcare.com/about-us