InnovationMDLIVE Launches Virtual Primary Care Platform; Cigna Will Offer Patients Virtual Annual Wellness Screenings
Virtual care is making the leap from urgent care to primary care, a move that could lead to lower cost...
FinanceOne Medical Lays Out Potential Risks Ahead of IPO
The primary care startup filed for an initial public offering shortly after the New Year.
FinancePhysician Groups Cautious About Medicare's 'Primary Care First' Payment Model
Lots of analysis needed to figure out whether to sign up, they say.
Clinical CareHalf of U.S. Adults Obese by 2030?
Severe obesity also projected to be more common, affecting nearly 25% of the population in 25 states.
StrategyCMS Releases Details on 2021 Direct Contracting Models
The agency published an RFA that outlines how the global and professional options will work.
Clinical CareTwo PTAC Members Quit in Frustration
In 3 years, 16 recommendations offered to CMS and none accepted.
Clinical CareNew Survey Casts Doubt on Severity of Physician Shortage
Most patients are not struggling to schedule new visits with generalists and specialists, new survey finds.
Clinical CareGeisinger Offers Debt-free Primary Care Medical School
Program offered for medical students who'll commit to primary care at the Pennsylvania-based health system after graduating.
Clinical CareWalmart, Doctor on Demand Join Forces in Primary Care Telemedicine Deal
Walmart employees and their dependents in three states will have access to primary care and behavioral health visits with just...
Snooze You Can Use: California Legislates More Sleep For Better Health
A new California law mandates later start times for most students: no earlier than 8 a.m. in middle school and...
StrategyCMS Delays Primary Care First Model Rollout to 2021
CMS says the additional time will be used to evaluate stakeholder feedback.
Clinical CareNumber of Certified Physician Assistants Surging
The number of physician assistants who received certification reached its highest annual mark in 2018.