| Posted On Oct 27, 2015 | By:

Understanding Your Health Insurance Options: Different Plan Types

As we highlighted in last week’s blog post about insurance terms and definitions, there’s a lot to consider when choosing a health insurance plan that will work best for you and your family. Knowing the meaning of the various cost components is important, but it’s also important to understand how different plans work so you know what costs you may incur when you seek care. For example, some plans require that you choose a primary care provider to coordinate your care in order to get the full cost coverage the plan allows,

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| Posted On Jul 30, 2014 | By:

Improving Care for Patients with Chronic Medical Conditions

Finding innovative ways to care for our patients with chronic medical conditions is important at Atrius Health. Take, for example, an 84-year-old male patient with memory impairment who lives alone and has a urinary catheter. In 2012, this patient had 11 hospitalizations and emergency room visits related to catheter issues alone. In July of 2013, this patient was enrolled in a new Primary Care Case Management (PCCM) program at Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates, the largest affiliate of Atrius Health.

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