Health Reimagined in Monterey County
Pilot program participants
o Acting as a liaison with local community and health care organizationso Coordinating quality healthcare and community resourceso Reducing social challenges and barriers to achieving positive health outcomeso Increasing access to services and care coordination
Altais Health is opening two primary care clinics in collaboration with a healthcare services company that helps physicians and the clinical community maximize the health and well-being of their patients in a sustainably affordable way, while reducing practice administrative burden. The clinics will equip providers with Health Reimagined solutions, such as the Community Health Advocate Program and shared decision-making platforms.To deliver urgent, after-hours medical services for patients with sports injuries, we are setting up a new orthopedic clinic with Monterey Spine and Joint.An alternative payment model and Community Health Advocate Program with two primary care physicians at Salinas Valley Medical Clinic and Acacia Medical Group are helping to address social determinants of health for patients and enable a holistic approach to primary care.
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Where we’re starting
We’re piloting programs for Health Reimagined in four distinctly different regions throughout the state. Each county has unique qualities to help us understand which approaches are most effective.