WellCare and VillageMD Partner to Offer Home-Based Primary Care in Houston
(6 May 2019
WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE: WCG) and VillageMD, a leading national provider of primary care, announced a new multi-year partnership to provide in-home primary care for select WellCare Medicare members in Houston.
VillageMD Brings Primary Care to Home-Based Healthcare with Village@Home
(18 December 2018
VillageMD, a national provider of primary care, announces today that it is bringing its proven primary care platform to home-based healthcare given the rapid demand for more efficient, quality and cost-effective care for seniors and high-risk patients. Village@Home’s delivery model offers greater coordinated and convenient care, and more enhanced patient and physician satisfaction, leading to improved outcomes and lower costs. In-home health care and managed care expert Gary Jacobs has joined VillageMD to lead and accelerate the expansion of Village@Home to physician groups, hospital systems and health plans nationwide.
Dr. Clive Fields Named AAFP Physician Executive of the Year
(11 October 2018
Dr. Clive Fields, President, Village Family Practice, and Co-Founder and Chief Medical Officer, VillageMD, is the recipient of the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) Robert Graham Physician Executive of the Year. The award recognizes Dr. Fields as a visionary physician executive who has made significant contributions to the specialty of family medicine, promoting higher-quality, cost-effective care in communities across the U.S.
Trump signs executive order to promote insurance principles championed by UM doctor
(28 June 2019
Crain's Detroit Business)
President Donald Trump signed an executive order Monday instructing the Treasury Department and Internal Revenue Service to write rules within 120 days that would allow people covered by high-deductible health plans with health savings accounts with chronic diseases easier access to life-saving treatments.