Privia network expands quickly in Gulf Coast as private practices seek options for maintaining independence amid the shift to value-based reimbursement models
HOUSTON (January 9, 2017) – Privia Health, LLC (“Privia”), a national physician practice management and population health technology company, announced today that over 125 providers have joined Privia’s Gulf Coast network, doubling the size of the Gulf Coast network in six months.
“Privia Medical Group formed in the Gulf Coast region to respond to a need: helping independent physicians stay independent in the shift to value. We’re proud to report that our mission is resonating with physicians in the area, who are partnering with Privia in increasing numbers,” said Mark Cone, MD, President of Privia Medical Group – Gulf Coast Texas. “I am proud to say that our local Privia network in Houston has achieved a critical mass and is continuing to grow. Privia physicians are united in providing lower cost, higher quality care to patients, and the network of Privia physicians is growing everyday.”
“I joined Privia because I believe the American health system is broken and independent physicians are not only the right people to fix it but must lead this transformation of medical practice. Privia has found fast success in the Gulf Coast region because of the local physician leadership and deep national expertise that I believe is unequaled in the country. Together, we are making a real difference,” said Dr. Keith Fernandez, Senior Physician Executive of Privia Health.
Privia is one of the largest clinically integrated, high performance networks in the nation, currently operating in 6 states with over 1400 providers, and caring for over 3 million patients. In recognition of top performance, Privia Medical Group has received the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) 2016 MAP award for high performance in revenue cycle. Privia Quality Network was also recently named in the top 7% percent of ACOs in the country.
Providers interested in learning more about Privia should email email@example.com.
About Privia Medical Group
Privia Medical Group, a national, high-performance medical practice, combines technology, team-based care, and unique wellness programs, to help leading doctors better manage the health of their populations. Privia Medical Group is a multispecialty practice, with a large number of primary care physicians and medical specialists that manage high cost chronic disease. Our medical group enjoys close partnerships with many leading national payers, with reimbursement programs that reward our doctors for improving outcomes and delivering high value care. For more information, please visit: www.priviamedicalgroup.com.
About Privia Health
Privia Health LLC, based in Arlington, VA, is a national physician practice management and population health technology company that partners with leading doctors to keep people healthy, better manage disease, and to reward providers for delivering high value care. Through its high-performance physician group (Privia Medical Group), accountable care organization (Privia Quality Network), and population health management programs, Privia works in close partnership with forward-thinking health plans and national payers to better align reimbursements to quality and outcomes. Privia’s proprietary cloud-based technology platform, combined with an innovative approach to patient engagement and physician-driven wellness, focuses on building a better healthcare delivery system and creating a healthier patient population. For More Information: www.priviahealth.com.