Independent Primary Care Blog

The development of electronic health records

By Anthony Pappas

The question of who invented electronic health records (EHRs) actually has many answers, but the development of EHRs can be traced back to the early 1960s. Traditionally, patient medical ...

January 28th, 2022

2022 Healthcare trends for primary care

By Tyler Comstock

In the coming year, the focus for healthcare will be on taking advantage of new technology and enabling greater access for patients. These are 2022 healthcare trends for primary care. ...

January 21st, 2022

Your value-based care roadmap for 2022

By Tyler Comstock

Primary care providers (PCPs) have faced many challenges during the pandemic. Healthcare delivery methods suddenly had to become more innovative to keep everyone safe and many independent ...

January 18th, 2022

What is the history of value based care?

By Tyler Comstock

Originally developed with the intention of focusing on quality outcomes rather than quantity of patient visits, value based care was established initially to help reduce the rate of ...

January 12th, 2022

The importance of independent practices in rural areas

By Tyler Comstock

Access to healthcare is a major factor in an individual’s ability to achieve the best health outcomes. In the US, many people do not have such access primarily because of where they live. ...

December 29th, 2021