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10.28.2020

How Virtual Care Is Shifting Care Delivery Online

Since COVID-19 began, virtual care has catapulted into the healthcare mainstream. Research firm Frost Sullivan projects that virtual care usage will grow at a...

Blog Post
10.23.2020

Making A Wise Investment In Healthcare Innovation

The time is right for payers and employers to invest in value-based primary care solutions. The right implementation of an advanced primary care model allows...

Blog Post
10.20.2020

New White Paper: Advanced Primary Care For Multiemployer Groups

Vera has released its latest white paper that takes a detailed look at how the advanced primary care model solves the unique challenges multiemployer groups,...

Blog Post
10.14.2020

Care Coordination Q&A With Chief Medical Officer Kevin Wang

In the Vera Whole Health advanced primary care (APC) model, one of the ways to reduce the total cost of care is by providing 80-90% of the care a patient needs...

Blog Post
10.08.2020

Value-Based Care Is The Independent Provider’s Best Response To COVID-19

Many independent practices are fighting an uphill battle against the economic pressures of COVID-19. The sudden financial losses and declining patient volumes...

Blog Post
10.06.2020

Be Agile: Control Primary Care Delivery

Agility is an essential part of responding to a crisis like COVID-19. Without it, shifting care delivery to meet the needs of patients will be difficult to...

Blog Post
09.30.2020

Is Providing Behavioral Health In The Primary Care Setting The Answer To America’s Mental Health Crisis?

Heading into the eighth month of the COVID-19 pandemic in the United States, American mental health is in crisis. According to a Kaiser Family Foundation poll...

Blog Post
09.23.2020

How Advanced Primary Care Builds On The 7 Components Of The Medical Home

The patient-centered medical home (PCMH)  has existed as a concept since it was first introduced by the American Academy of Pediatrics in 1967. It’s built on...

Blog Post
09.16.2020

Our Take On The Adjustments CMS Made To Value-Based Models Due To COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic continues to wreak havoc on the American healthcare system. Creases or small tears in the fabric of our care delivery networks have been...

Blog Post
09.10.2020

Global Healthcare: 4 Major National Models And How They Work

Right now, healthcare innovation is a hot topic. The COVID-19 pandemic has exposed significant flaws and deficiencies in the current healthcare system. Primary...

Blog Post
09.08.2020

Increase Acquisition & Retention With A Better Member Experience

An exceptional member experience is the most effective way to ensure that you can acquire and retain more members and grow your market share.

Blog Post
09.01.2020

A Solution To The Ailing Economics Of Primary Care

The economics of primary care in today’s fee-for-service medical system don’t work. As Stephen Schimpff, MD, MACP, unpacked in his Medical Economics article...