| Posted On Jan 07, 2019 | By:

5 Things Every Atrius Health Patient Should Do To Start The New Year

Happy New Year! We hope that 2018 was a great year for you and that 2019 will be even better. To get your year started off on the right track, we are sharing a list of 5 things you can do to stay connected with your Atrius Health care team and help you stay healthy.

1. Save Your Doctor’s Office Phone Number in Your Phone to Call Us Anytime

Did you know that all Atrius Health patients have access to 24/7 medical advice?

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| Posted On Aug 14, 2017 | By:

Preventive Care versus Diagnostic Care: What’s the difference? And how might my out-of-pocket cost change?

In most instances, health insurance plans cover preventive care and you don’t pay anything for these services.  But depending on your health plan, you may have to pay something for diagnostic care.  And if both preventive and diagnostic care are provided by a clinician during the same visit (for example, during a routine physical), you may have to pay some portion (such as a copayment, deductible, or co-insurance) for the diagnostic services. 

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| Posted On Feb 27, 2017 | By:

Atrius Health Joins Massachusetts Coalition for Coverage and Care

Atrius Health recently joined a growing list of health care providers, consumer groups, representatives from the business community, and others to form the Massachusetts Coalition for Coverage & Care in response to potential threats to the federal Affordable Care Act (ACA).

The Coalition was created by Health Care For All and is being co-hosted by the Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Foundation which will provide research and technical assistance. The group was formed to ensure that state health reform measures (Chapter 58 of the Acts of 2006) that provide universal coverage to Massachusetts residents is protected.

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| Posted On May 06, 2016 | By:

Introducing Our New Atrius Health Website

Atrius Health was created by your healthcare providers to give you both the personal touch of your doctor’s office combined with a comprehensive system of cutting-edge benefits, conveniences, and access to world-class care.

To make it easier for you to explore all that Atrius Health can offer, we have combined the websites of our medical groups – Dedham Medical Associates, Granite Medical Group, and Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates – into one Atrius Health website with a brand-new look and feel.

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| Posted On Oct 14, 2015 | By:

Understanding Your Health Insurance Options: Terms and Definitions

Choosing a health insurance plan can be confusing and complicated, with lots of unfamiliar terms and different cost factors to consider. How do you know which plan choice provides the care you (and perhaps your family) need at the best price for you?

To help you make sense of it all, we’re providing you with some information about health insurance terms and definitions, hopefully before that open enrollment packet shows up in the mail or you have to make a decision on your coverage.

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| Posted On Jul 06, 2011 | By:

Making your trip to the pharmacy a whole lot easier

Sometimes, a trip to your neighborhood pharmacy can end in frustration. You have to wait for your doctor’s office to send over your prescription. It finally arrives, but the pharmacy discovers they do not have your current insurance information on file. You present your insurance card, but you’re told it’s a different card for your prescription coverage. Without that card, they require you to pay full price if you want to get your prescription right away.

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