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02.23.2021

Caring For The "Apparently Healthy": The Key To Controlling Healthcare Costs Long-Term

The fee-for-service health care system has created an environment in which even the most basic care can be either ignored or delayed. This happens for a...

Blog Post
02.09.2021

Ready To Launch Your Advanced Primary Care Solution?

Advanced primary care (APC) is a new way of looking at healthcare. Creating an APC solution takes a significant upfront investment, and breaking old thinking...

Blog Post
02.02.2021

Pairing Telehealth & Care Coordination For Better Care For Medicare Advantage Populations

In 2020, Medicare Advantage (MA) began covering telehealth visits. This change was driven in large part by the COVID-19 pandemic.

According to a survey...

Blog Post
01.27.2021

The Pandemic Accelerates The Shift To Value-Based Advanced Primary Care Models

Over the last 11 months, the American healthcare system has been stretched to the breaking point.

In the past few months alone a new surge of COVID-19 cases...

Blog Post
01.13.2021

4 Big Healthcare Trends To Watch In 2021

Early signals point to another year of transformation in healthcare, as the effects of COVID-19 will leave their long-term mark. Now it’s time to think about...

Blog Post
11.19.2020

5 Ways To Strengthen Member Engagement Right Now

Effective member engagement educates your members and motivates them to take ownership of their health. If you want to strengthen your member engagement,...

Blog Post
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
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...