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07.28.2020

Building A Competitive Edge With Medicare Advantage Through Advanced Primary Care

Medicare Advantage (MA) plan members often face significant challenges that payers must solve to attract and retain more MA members. Some of these challenges...

Blog Post
07.22.2020

5 Challenges Payers Must Solve to Serve Medicare Advantage Populations Well

More healthcare services and controlled costs. That’s the premise of Medicare Advantage (MA) plans. Who — retiree or otherwise — wouldn’t want that? The...

Blog Post
07.21.2020

How To Design Healthy Habits

Motivation is often a question and topic that comes up during coaching sessions. What is your motivation or reason to lose weight, sleep better, exercise more,...

Blog Post
07.16.2020

Telehealth Set For “Tsunami Of Growth,” Says Frost & Sullivan

Have you seen your healthcare provider lately? You know — actually seen someone in person in an office setting? Probably not, and you’re not alone. The...

Blog Post
07.07.2020

Why Advanced Primary Care Is More Important Than Ever

It’s time to confront a simple observation about the current state of Americans’ health and healthcare.  Even without the pandemic raging around us, no one was...

Blog Post
07.02.2020

The Basics Of Advanced Primary Care

The fee-for-service model that dominates much of the healthcare landscape defies any attempts to make it more efficient and cost-effective. In the traditional...

Blog Post
06.30.2020

Investing In Better Outcomes To Lower Overall Healthcare Costs

It seems counter-intuitive that providing patients more access to primary care can drive down overall healthcare costs. In fact, in the right care environment,...

Blog Post
06.25.2020

Lie 2: Access Drives Overuse

The following post is an excerpt from our new white paper: 7 Lies We’ve Told Ourselves That Prevent Us From Fixing Healthcare. Download the whole white paper...

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05.28.2020

Behavioral Health Is Essential To Whole Person Care

There’s no way to separate physical, mental, and emotional health. They’re intertwined. One impacts the other. Modern science confirms it.

Blog Post
05.26.2020

Build vs. Buy, That Is The (Big) Question

The biggest question payers face when they decide to get into the business of primary care delivery is whether they will build the care delivery system from...

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05.26.2020

Coaching In The Time Of COVID-19

Over the last few months, most of us have had our normal routines disrupted in some capacity. Whether we’re now homeschooling our kids online (or attempting...

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05.20.2020

Vera Whole Health Appoints Karen Cooke as Chief Operating Officer

Today Vera Whole Health announced Karen Cooke has joined the organization as Chief Operating Officer to help power Vera's growth and extend its advanced...