The Anchorage city government is looking to save money on health care costs by hiring a Seattle-based company to run a medical clinic for some of its employees, much as the Anchorage School District did a few months ago.Read More At Alaska Dispatch News
by John Spannuth, ARNP
“Eat better! Move more!” It seems these two thoughts are often in the back of our minds.
by Kristin Dorn, BA, NTP, CPT, CWC
You may have heard about the idea of mindfulness in recent months. It’s become a topic of conversation (and practice) from yoga studios to corporate boardrooms, and everywhere in between. This month we sat down with Kristin Dorn, Vera Health Coach at our Sandpoint clinic, to unpack the concept of mindfulness and learn how to incorporate it into daily life. Read More
At Vera, we talk a lot about the Patient-Centered Medical Home. This can be a confusing term to understand. This month we sat down with our Medical Director, Sarat Raman, MD, to talk about what it all means. Dr. Raman unpacks what the term truly means, why it’s important to Vera, and why it’s a game-changer for patients. We hope you enjoy the conversation.
By Cathy Moore, Health Coach
In our culture, it seems like everyone is stressed. With our clients and in Vera clinics, it’s one of the key topics we talk about. The majority of our coaching clients deal with stress at some level. There are a variety of causes: a new job, change in environment, a spiraling to do list, or a full season of life.
Vera Whole Health just landed $24 million to fund a national expansion.
The Series D round was led by Leerink Transformation Partners with participation from Archimedes Health Investors and previous investors. Both Leernik and Archimedes will add a member to Vera’s board of directors.Read More At Puget Sound Business Journal
Series D Round Helps Vera Expand Availability of Workplace Healthcare that Reduces Costs and Improves Coverage for Employees.Read More
The Anchorage School District plans to hire a Seattle-based health care company to run a new medical clinic for district employees and their dependents to cut exploding costs and catch health problems early.Read More At Alaska Dispatch News
“The self-insured employer will benefit here as they adopt more patient-centric models from firms like Vera Whole Health.” – Kevin Cable, co-founder and Managing Director of Cascadia CapitalRead More At MedCity News