Focus on Serving the Underserved
According to HRSA, 79 million Americans live in primary care shortages areas. 115 million Americans live in mental and behavioral health shortage areas.
U.S. Health Resources & Services Administration (HRSA). This map displays designated Health Professional Shortage Areas as of January 2019.
Focus on Lowering the Cost of Chronic Disease
Nearly 90% of U.S. healthcare spend is for patients with one or more chronic conditions.
Most unnecessary ER visits and hospitalizations result from lack of timely care intervention
Gerteis J, Izrael D, Deitz D, LeRoy L, Ricciardi R, Miller T, Basu J. Multiple Chronic Conditions Chartbook. AHRQ Publications No, Q14-0038. Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. April 2014.