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Discover Exemplar Care: Redefining Healthcare with Compassion and Convenience

Employee Benefits

  Ever felt like just another face in a crowded waiting room, hurried through your appointment without being heard? At Exemplar Care, we’re changing that narrative. Our mission is clear: to provide healthcare that’s compassionate, personalized, and affordable. Empower Your Workforce with Comprehensive Care As an employer, you know that a healthy team is a […]

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Unlocking the Benefits of Advanced Primary Care

Direct Primary Care

A Game Changer for Payers Employers and Employees Alike   Healthcare Access Challenges Employers and their teams (payers of healthcare) are confronting major healthcare challenges:   increasing costs, poor patient experiences, and barriers to accessing care. Sticking with the status quo no longer works and a new approach is needed. Enter advanced primary care—a transformative model […]

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Why Advanced Primary Care is Essential for Employee Well-Being

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  Imagine offering your employees a benefit that allows them to be healthier, happier, and more productive. This is possible through a simple subscription. For over 40 years, research has shown that superior primary care leads to better health outcomes, increased happiness, and significant savings. Now, companies are enhancing their employee health benefits with subscription-based […]

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Removing Healthcare Barriers

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Exemplar Care values are a great fit for father-son duo, Jason and David. Their shared passion for improving healthcare led them to work together in an environment that values patient-centered care. From Discovery to Advocacy David’s path to Exemplar Care began when he met Dr. Jon Van Der Veer, the founder of Exemplar Care. Their discussions […]

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Sun Safety: Keep the Sun Fun

Health Tips

Make the most of your summertime fun by staying safe in the sun! Incorporate these simple tips into your everyday routine to protect yourself in hot and sunny conditions.   Festivals, pools, backyard BBQs – oh my! It’s the season for fun in the sun.   But nothing can put summertime fun on ice like a sunburn! […]

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Top Health Concerns for Women

Women’s Health: Your Path to Well-being Through the Years

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Each year, National Women’s Health Week kicks off on Mother’s Day, urging women and girls to prioritize their health. The focus in 2024,  is on empowering women to seize control of their health journeys and addressing health concerns specific to women. Taking care of yourself encompasses nurturing your physical, mental, social, and emotional well-being. From […]

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Hy-Vee Health’s Holistic Approach to Mental Health

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May is Mental Health Awareness Month and Hy-Vee is raising awareness of the impact of mental health in the nation and how to support the millions who are affected. We’ve created a series of videos providing important information and helpful advice from a team of health and wellness professionals at Hy-Vee. Dr. Daniel Fick, Chief […]

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Innovative Approaches to Preventing Burnout and Supporting Employee Well-Being

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Understanding Burnout and the Role of Advanced Primary Care Burnout is a specific type of stress related to work, characterized by physical or emotional exhaustion, a sense of decreased achievement, and a loss of personal identity, according to the Mayo Clinic. Since 2020, awareness about mental health challenges, including burnout, has grown significantly. This increased […]

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Different Ways to Access Your Provider at Hy-Vee Health Exemplar Care

Direct Primary Care

Many people think there’s only one way to visit the doctor’s office: you call the receptionist, book an appointment with your in-network healthcare provider, wait in the waiting room, see the doctor for a few minutes, and then leave. But what if we told you there is a better way? Hy-Vee Health Exemplar Care offers […]

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Navigating Seasonal Allergies: A Guide to Managing Symptoms

Health Tips

  Transitioning into spring in the Midwest is marked by the transition from snowblowers to lawnmowers and the blossoming of flowers and planting of crops. However, for roughly 10 percent of the population, spring also brings back hay fever and the irritating seasonal allergies that come with it. What exactly causes allergies? Seasonal allergies mimic […]

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