Independent Primary Care Blog

What is an Independent Physician Association (IPA)?

By Dante Capozzola

Independent physicians who want to focus more on the care of their patients sometimes feel challenged with the need to keep up with compliance regulations, administrative contracts, and ...

June 21st, 2022

How primary care enables coordinated care

By Tyler Comstock

Communication and coordination are integral to an individual receiving the appropriate treatment, particularly if that person is seeing multiple providers. A single point of coordination ...

June 21st, 2022

3 Ways to Optimize Patient Engagement

By Tyler Comstock

Why is it important to engage your patients in their healthcare? How do you engage them effectively? Patient satisfaction is important to their well-being and to the success of your ...

June 14th, 2022

5 tips on closing care gaps

By Prabhat Dhar

Collaboration and electronic health record (EHR) interoperability are key factors in closing the care gap that exists among healthcare providers. Sharing information, in real-time, about a ...

June 7th, 2022

Using EHRs to improve population health management

By Tyler Comstock

Reviewing the data on a group of diabetic patients to assess how quickly they have been able to stabilize their sugar levels since being treated by the independent physician, to determine ...

June 7th, 2022

Explaining interoperability challenges for EHRs

By Roy Steiner

Electronic health records (EHRs) that talk to each other help independent physicians provide quality care to their patients. Primary care physicians are able to collaborate with specialty ...

June 7th, 2022