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How 4 Health Plans Are Taking Innovative Approaches To Addressing Food As Medicine
May 12, 2021

Nutrition’s role in better health outcomes (both physical and mental) and potential cost savings is spurring increased innovation within the healthcare sector. Providers are increasingly interested in how to best connect their patients to quality food, which means that health plans are figuring if (and how) they will reimburse for increasing nutrition security. Here are […]

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Subphenotyping and Strengthening the ROI for the National Diabetes Prevention Program
May 7, 2021

Written By: Rebecca Nielsen May 07, 2021 Enrolling only the subset of individuals with prediabetes who are most likely to progress to Type 2 could strengthen the case for covering the National DPP.  The publication of the Wagner, et al study in Nature Magazine portends potential changes in the treatment of prediabetes, as well as the return-on-investment story […]

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Subphenotyping And Strengthening The ROI For The National Diabetes Prevention Program
May 7, 2021

Enrolling only the subset of individuals with prediabetes who are most likely to progress to Type 2 could strengthen the case for covering the National DPP.  The publication of the Wagner, et al study in Nature Magazine portends potential changes in the treatment of prediabetes, as well as the return-on-investment story for the National Diabetes Prevention Program […]

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Top Primary Care Innovators To Watch (Part 2 Of 2)
May 4, 2021

Written By: Adam Child May 04, 2021 In the previous blog post on primary care innovators, we talked about why primary care is an exciting space to watch. We talked about CareMore and ChenMed, two innovators in the space. In today’s post, we will provide an overview of three additional innovators that will impact how primary care […]

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Top Primary Care Innovators To Watch (Part 2 Of 2)
May 4, 2021

In the previous blog post on primary care innovators, we talked about why primary care is an exciting space to watch. We talked about CareMore and ChenMed, two innovators in the space. In today’s post, we will provide an overview of three additional innovators that will impact how primary care is delivered across the nation: Iora […]

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Top Primary Care Innovators To Watch (Part 1 Of 2)
April 27, 2021

Written By: Adam Child April 27, 2021 Primary care has long been attributed as being the life blood of the American healthcare system and serves as the foundation for referrals and patients for any large health system. Primary Care has traditionally been built upon a fee-for-service (FFS) model and has experienced a relatively low reimbursement compared […]

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Top Primary Care Innovators To Watch (Part 1 Of 2)
April 27, 2021

Primary care has long been attributed as being the life blood of the American healthcare system and serves as the foundation for referrals and patients for any large health system. Primary Care has traditionally been built upon a fee-for-service (FFS) model and has experienced a relatively low reimbursement compared to other services. This has led […]

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Why The Next Three Months Is Your Window To Move To Value-Based Care
April 21, 2021

“Rapid change” and “outcomes before profits”: two phrases rarely used to describe the U.S. healthcare system. But the pandemic has required the healthcare community to change its axis. It has required it to consider the whole patient’s needs and not just the medical. To prioritize patient convenience and engagement. To prevent rather than wait to […]

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