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03.31.2020

Lessons From Advanced Primary Care In The Midst Of The COVID-19 Crisis

Healthcare in the United States is in crisis. COVID-19 cases increase every day and it’s laying bare the deficiencies in our system. Despite this, we’re proud...

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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...

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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...

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03.11.2020

Apple Is Taking On The Healthcare Industry

Apple is maintaining its footing in the healthcare business. Under the moniker AC Wellness, the company that revolutionized technology and perfected the...

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03.06.2020

What You Should Know About Coronavirus

With the increasing concern of COVID-19 in our communities, Vera’s first and foremost concern is for the health and safety of our patients and our people.

Blog Post
02.27.2020

2020 Insurance Trends: Good Vibrations For Agile Insurers

The insurance industry is seeing big changes in 2020. Payers face two big challenges. First, they need to stay ahead of rapid changes in the healthcare...

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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...

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02.20.2020

Physicians Groups Cautious About Medicare’s “Primary Care First” Payment Model

On April 22, 2019, The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced the new proposal of Primary Care First (PCF) reimbursement models. The program...

Blog Post
02.18.2020

Seattle Children’s: Partnership With Vera Improves Health And Cost Savings

In 2013, we partnered with Seattle Children’s to open a near-site care center that would serve their employees, delivering advanced primary care and other...

Blog Post
02.13.2020

Onsite Clinics Cut Healthcare Costs

The numbers don’t lie. Onsite clinics lead to healthy ROIs. Vera Whole Health recently completed a cost savings analysis that supports this thesis. Key to the...