Primaris helps lead Medicare improvement efforts in Missouri

Columbia, MO—Thousands of Missouri Medicare beneficiaries are benefitting from quality improvement initiatives – ranging from immunization education to reducing hospital admissions and diabetes self-management – led by a team that includes Columbia-based Primaris as a subcontractor to the TMF Quality Innovation Network-Quality Improvement Organization. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services 2016 QIO Program Progress … Continued

Primaris to help rural healthcare providers navigate federal Quality Payment Program

Primaris to help support TMF Health Quality Institute provide support for small medical practices in CMS Quality Payment Program. COLUMBIA, MO. – Primaris announced today that it will provide on-the-ground training and education about the Quality Payment Program as a subcontractor to TMF Health Quality Institute. TMF, a leading non-profit health care consulting company based … Continued

Primaris honored for efforts to help transform nation’s healthcare system

Primaris, a Columbia-based healthcare consulting company, was honored by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for its efforts to help transform the quality of care in the nation’s hospitals as part of the Partnership for Patients initiative. The success of the initiative led to CMS employees Dr. Paul McGann, CMS chief medical officer, … Continued

Primaris to Merge with Digital Collaboration Solutions

Primaris to Merge with Digital Collaboration Solutions Addition of DCS will enhance Primaris’ healthcare quality and value-based care offerings for providers COLUMBIA, Mo. — Health care quality-improvement consulting and services firm Primaris announced that it has merged with Digital Collaboration Solutions (DCS), a consulting company that helps healthcare organizations improve care coordination and increase patient … Continued

Aledade is launching first physician-led ACO in Missouri

Bethesda, MD – Today, Aledade, Inc. announced it has expanded its primary care physician-led Accountable Care Organization (ACO) in Missouri. First announced earlier this year, Aledade® Missouri ACO is the first independent primary care physician-led ACO in the state. Aledade Missouri ACO is made up of five independent practices consisting of about 35 providers caring … Continued

Aledade, Primaris to Create New Primary Care Physician-Led ACO

Partnership will use technology to improve patient health care, lower costs COLUMBIA, Mo. — Missouri doctors will soon have a new local partner to help keep their patients healthy. Missouri-based Primaris has partnered with Maryland-based Aledade, Inc. to form a new primary care physician-led Accountable Care Organization (ACO). Aledade and Primaris will work with physicians … Continued

Primaris receives contract to help physicians use technology for patient care

COLUMBIA, Mo. — Health care quality-improvement consulting firm Primaris was awarded a contract from the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services to work with small physician practices to boost electronic health records (EHR) for quality improvement. The overarching goal of the project will be to achieve the three part aim of better care, better … Continued

Primaris Foundation Receives Missouri Foundation for Health Grant

For more information, please contact Revee White at 573-817-8300 x187  Primaris Foundation Receives Missouri Foundation for Health Grant Non-profit will run call center for in-person Marketplace enrollment assistance COLUMBIA, Mo. – Finding help to sign up for an Affordable Care Act health plan just got easier with the announcement of a $175,000 grant from Missouri … Continued

MU Graduate Students Have Options for Health Insurance Coverage

  MU Graduate Students Have Options for Health Insurance Coverage Primaris Foundation can help students do the math, find affordable coverage Columbia, Mo. – The recent decision by the University of Missouri to alter graduate students’ health benefits will mean some students will have trouble affording coverage while others may have access to fairly cheap and comprehensive coverage. … Continued

Primaris Announces Partnership with Digital Collaboration Solutions (DCS)

Primaris Holdings, Inc., a healthcare quality-improvement consulting firm, today announced a partnership with Digital Collaboration Solutions (DCS), a leading consulting and services firm for healthcare provider and patient engagement and care management. The partnership will allow both organizations to offer more services and solutions to their healthcare clients. “Digital Collaboration Solutions’ ability to provide solutions to … Continued