Primary Care Innovation and Care Groups Blog

Employer health clinics and value based care

By Nick Dealtry | May 1st, 2022

Rising healthcare costs affect employers who provide insurance coverage for their employees as well as those organizations that sponsor on-site and off-site health clinics. The move toward ...

What is care collaboration?

By Nick Dealtry | April 30th, 2022

Proper and effective medical care often involves multiple providers as well as the patient and the patient’s family. Coordinating that care can mean the difference in the quality and ...

Interoperability policy updates

By Nick Dealtry | March 25th, 2022

New security and privacy certification criteria as well as a standardized FHIR API for patient and population services are among the interoperability policy updates for the coming year. ...

EHR interoperability and primary care

By Nick Dealtry | March 18th, 2022

Patients who see multiple providers benefit greatly when their healthcare is appropriately coordinated. The primary care provider who is able to see visit notes and test results in the ...

What is an MSSP ACO?

By Nick Dealtry | March 11th, 2022

One of the major components of the move toward value-based care and away from payment for volume is a program developed by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) referred to ...