Point of Care Health Group was founded with a simple mission: to deliver patient-centered healthcare in an affordable, convenient and timely setting by utilizing the latest procedures and technology to meet the needs of patients in the communities we serve. Point of Care Health Group combines modern technology with relationship-based treatment plans to meet and exceed the expectations of our patients. We proudly value our commitment to serving our communities, partners and employees.
Rubin Patel, MD
Rubin is a practicing physician and has been involved in the urgent care industry for more than seven years. As the former department head of urgent care at Ochsner Baton Rouge, he was instrumental in taking the urgent care program from its infancy to a multi-clinic operation serving more than 16,000 patients annually across three parishes. Under his leadership, patient satisfaction scores reached as high as 97 percent. Many of his former employees are now in leadership positions across the Baton Rouge region.
Rubin graduated from the University of North Carolina (UNC) where he competed on the track and field team and was elected the team captain during his senior year. Upon completion of his undergraduate studies at UNC, he attended Louisiana State Medical School in New Orleans and completed his residency in Internal Medicine from Earl K. Long Hospital in Baton Rouge.
A lifelong resident of Baton Rouge and an active member of the community, he is currently the immediate past president of the Volunteer Health Corps of Baton Rouge, vice president of the BREC Foundation and a member of the Board of Trustees at Episcopal High School.