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07.18.2019

Delivering Superior Patient Experiences With Advanced Primary Care

For many patients, navigating today’s healthcare landscape is fraught with complexity and insecurity. As they contend with their insurance plans, budgets, and...

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07.17.2019

Global Healthcare: 4 Major National Models And How They Work

Right now, healthcare innovation is a hot topic with legislators and government officials. Opinions on the best path forward often involve discussions of our...

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07.16.2019

Copays: What They Are And Where They Came From

At the most basic level, copays are a cost-sharing measure that insurance companies implement as part of their coverage plans. Typically, a copay is a fixed...

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07.10.2019

To Succeed, Employee Wellness Programs Must Integrate With Primary Care

In recent months, there has been a lot of discussion in the media about how successful wellness programs actually are. It's an important conversation, but...

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07.09.2019

The Future of Primary Care: CEO Ryan Schmid Speaks at CIT

Each year, CIT hosts an annual healthcare conference in New York to bring together healthcare executives, industry leaders, private equity investors, and other...

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07.03.2019

Social Factors Have A Big Impact On Health Outcomes

For most patients, genetics and lifestyle choices are an important driver of health — but they’re far from the only ones. Social and environmental factors,...

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06.25.2019

Encouraging Mindfulness At Work Is Good For Everyone

We live and work in a world that thrives on distraction: the constant email pings, meeting notifications, the next item on our seemingly never-ending to-do...

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06.20.2019

Why Clinic Dispensaries Are So Different From Traditional Pharmacies

With advanced primary care, the majority of a patient's healthcare is provided by a dedicated care team in a single location. There’s a continuity of care you...

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06.19.2019

3 Major Healthcare Innovations That Ultimately Failed ... And Why

Every innovation is built on a foundation of a thousand failures. When success finally comes, it's easy to lose sight of all the mistakes it took to get it...

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06.18.2019

Creating Systemic Collaboration Within Your Primary Care Team

In order to provide effective care coordination for patients, it's absolutely essential that your primary care team be able to communicate and work together...

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06.13.2019

A Brief History Of Healthcare Costs In The US

Healthcare isn't free. It's one of the largest industries in the country, perhaps even globally, and will only continue to grow.

As life expectancy rises,...

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06.12.2019

How Frequent Health Screenings Can Improve Patient Engagement And Outcomes

It's a scenario we can all imagine: sitting in the waiting room of the doctor's office, bracing yourself for the worst.

It's been three years since your last...