Knowledge Expansion

Coordinating Chronic Care Delivery

Insight Article

Value-Based Operations

Practice Efficiency

Hatfield Medical Group embraced value-based care to deliver better patient outcomes and to create better physician-patient interactions. Through a coordinated approach linking physicians, health care professionals, and administrative staff, Hatfield Medical Group has decreased physician burnout rates and improved patient health. Their practice’s approach has decreased the number of patients seen each month by 1,000, but their patient outcomes have improved dramatically due to integration of quality measures, care coordination, and compassion. Emergency room visits, and thus hospital admissions, have decreased by 10%. Hatfield Medical Group’s success in transitioning from a fee-for-service, high-volume practice to value-based care caught the attention of Humana due to their treatment of diabetes-related eye care. They reached out to Hatfield Medical Group to learn more and found their methods delivered better care and lowered health care costs.