Each time we open a new on-site clinic for an employer, we partner with the HR team to get the word out to employees about their new clinic benefit.
- The Great Consolidation | January 10, 2018
- Mercer's Top Six Action Items For Employers In 2018 | January 8, 2018
- Surviving Seasonal Affective Disorder | January 1, 2018
- Self-care: A dozen ways to take care of YOU | January 1, 2018
- Clinical Experience Drives On-Site Clinic Success | December 28, 2017
- 3 Challenges and 5 Keys to Launching an On-Site Clinic | December 21, 2017
"More and more employers are offering employees high deductible plans, shifting more costs on the individual and his or her family. The rationale behind these plans is that if the employee has to shoulder more of the costs, they will be more selective of the procedures and services they access, bringing overall health care costs down. Plus, they cost employers less." Excerpt from Why Your Health Care Costs Are Out of Control, in One Graph in Time
It’s that time of year again when everyone is ready to start fresh. Maybe in 2018 you’ll give up smoking, or cut out sugar, or quit snapping at your kids. Here are five healthy habits to encourage your success and help you achieve your health goals.
And have a happy, healthy New Year Stress is simply a fact of life. Some stress is good. It motivates us to action and helps us meet deadlines. Other types of stress turns toxic, robbing us of happiness and stealing our ability to function at our best. Regardless of what control we have over the stress situation, what we do have control over is our stress resilience.
"Unlike any other primary care clinic in Las Vegas, Turntable Health was a success, medically. By emphasizing prevention and doctor-patient relationships, Damania’s practice achieved superior quality outcomes, while providing rapid access to care and high patient satisfaction. But from an economic perspective, the clinic was a bust. Insurers shied away from member fees, insisting on more traditional reimbursements, which directly contradicted Damania's long-term health strategy. Turntable Health was forced to close its doors in January 2017, just three years after opening."
Do you remember the last time you opened your mailbox and got a marketing piece from a company or nonprofit?
Managed care aims to reduce healthcare costs while improving patient health. Managed care organizations achieve these outcomes by following two principles: Reducing costs to employers by contracting with specific care providers Increasing the quality of care to patients and, as a result, improving their health Vera's no different. Our managed care approach drives results for employers. Here's how.