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Unlocking the Benefits of Advanced Primary Care

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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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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

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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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National Doctor’s Day: Why Direct Primary Care?

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As we celebrate National Doctor’s Day, we wanted to take a moment to reflect on the “why” behind the choice, Dr. Jon Van Der Veer and Dr. Michael Line made to pursue careers as Direct Primary Care doctors. Direct Primary Care is a healthcare model where patients pay a transparent monthly fee directly to their […]

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Why is Direct Primary Care Important to Employers?

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In 2023, the total average employer cost, including premiums, rose to an estimated $15,797 per employee — an increase of 5.2% from the previous year. Faced with rising healthcare expenses, employers and employees alike seek solutions that prioritize quality care without breaking the bank. Direct Primary Care is just a payment model – nothing else. […]

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Why Employers are Investing in Direct Primary Care

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Direct Primary Care (DPC) is a step that many progressive companies are taking to save money on healthcare costs while improving benefits. As “open enrollment” approaches, employers and employees will have the opportunity to switch health plans and consider switching their primary care provider. As healthcare costs continue to rise, DPC is becoming more popular […]

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Discover the Power of Self-Care for a Thriving Workplace

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Embrace Direct Primary Care for Accessible, Quality, and Affordable Preventative Health Care We all know that the past couple of years have been tough. With the roller coaster of the COVID-19 pandemic, skyrocketing inflation, and soaring healthcare expenses, it’s no wonder that stress levels among employees hit an all-time high in 2023. In fact, women […]

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CMT: Employer Appreciates Exemplar Care Excellence

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  “Our team deserves the best, and I feel like Exemplar Care delivers the best.” – Doug Clement, Founder and CEO, Construction Materials Testing Since its founding in 2001, Des Moines-based Construction Materials Testing (CMT) has been focused on doing things the right way. As one of the premier testing and engineering laboratories for contractors […]

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