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Primary Care

Blog Post
03.26.2020

Healthcare Providers Looking For Innovative Solutions To Care

In today’s healthcare environment, primary care providers are stretched thin. Often they must sacrifice time spent with patients to accommodate a heavy patient...

Blog Post
03.18.2020

Patients Aren’t Widgets; Care Shouldn’t Be Volume-Based

In the current healthcare system, providers are often measured on productivity. The more members they see, the more they are rewarded. But sheer volume is a...

Blog Post
03.17.2020

3 Reasons Payers Benefit From Integrating Advanced Primary Care For Their Members

In today’s rapidly changing healthcare system, payers are looking to differentiate their business from the competition through health plans that attract and...

Blog Post
03.12.2020

As Out-of-Pocket Health Costs Rise, Insured Adults Are Seeking Less Primary Care

Primary care has a multitude of benefits, at both the member and population level. Research shows that when people seek routine care from their primary care...

Blog Post
02.25.2020

What Advanced Primary Care Can Do For Payers

The current state of healthcare is disjointed. The key players involved — the payers, the health systems, the providers, and other companies providing services...

Blog Post
01.15.2020

Our Best 4: More Relevant In 2020 Than Ever

As we move into the new year, and a new decade, we are reflecting on our most powerful stories in 2019.

Blog Post
01.02.2020

Why Providers Love Working At Vera

Providers are an integral part of the healthcare revolution at Vera. They also love working at our care centers. This is important, because they have a big...

Blog Post
12.31.2019

Ryan Schmid’s Healthcare Vision For The Next Decade

While most organizations are planning how they’ll usher in the new decade, Vera CEO Ryan Schmid is setting his sights on where healthcare, and the member...

Blog Post
12.30.2019

Value-Based Healthcare

The days of healthcare as simply treating symptoms are waning. Members and payers are demanding more, opening the door for value-based care.

Blog Post
12.26.2019

The Difference Between Care Coordination, Managed Care, and Concierge Medicine

The face of healthcare in America has undergone a major transformation in recent years. With each iteration of care, the goal has been to do more for less. The...

Blog Post
12.12.2019

Behavioral Health In Modern Healthcare

While 20% of the U.S. population is impacted by behavioral health issues, very few seek treatment. This is in large part due to the lack of insurance coverage...

Blog Post
12.05.2019

How The Member Experience Impacts Payer Market Share

A positive member experience is vital for payers looking to increase their market share. It will enhance new member acquisition and increase current member...