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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...

Blog Post
11.28.2019

Learn To Manage Stress: Q&A With Marcie Hamrick, MD

Stress is something everyone deals with. Stress can come from our jobs, our homes, our personal relationships, even our health. At times, it can feel...

Blog Post
11.21.2019

How Your Care Model Reveals (Or Hides) Social Determinants

A person’s health is the product of a complex equation that relates our family health history, personal lifestyle choices, and social and environmental factors.

Blog Post
11.14.2019

Vera Is Still The Only Primary Care Provider Validated By The Validation Institute

Last year, Vera was thrilled to announce that it had become the first provider in the country to earn a Certificate of Validation by the Validation Institute...

Blog Post
11.13.2019

Care Coordination: The Key To Advanced Primary Care

According to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), 33% of all healthcare spending is attributed to hospital visits while only 20% is attributed...

Blog Post
11.07.2019

What On- Or Near-Site Primary Care Does for Organizations

Onsite or near-site primary care centers offer a significant investment into your company and your employees. These primary care centers reduce healthcare...