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Article

BREMERTON — For employees of Skookum Contract Services, a trip to the doctor could soon mean a walk down the hall.

Skookum, a nonprofit that employs people with disabilities to provide contract services to businesses and government agencies, just finished work on a small clinic built into one side of its Auto Center Way headquarters. Skookum will contract with Paladina Health to staff the clinic with a part-time physician, who will provide primary care to Skookum employees, with an emphasis on preventive care.

Blog Post

Many employers feel powerless to control healthcare costs driven by the fee-for-service healthcare system. To reduce or contain healthcare costs, look outside of the fee-for-service payment structure and change this upside-down incentive dynamic. By leveraging innovative care models, such as direct primary care other value-based payment mechanisms, we can begin to control healthcare costs—and move the needle on long-term negative health outcomes and cascading healthcare costs down the line.
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Blog Post

One of the biggest contributing factors to the primary physician shortage is doctor burnout. Today's primary care physician is forced to work in an overwhelming and too often unrewarding medical environment. Here's why many modern doctors are burning out at an alarming rate.

Article

The Paladina Health Medical Home's Impact on Cost & Quality

This annual report highlights recently published clinical, quality, and financial outcomes of patient-centered medical home (PCMH) initiatives from across the United States.

Webinar

Hear first-hand how patients have been using the Paladina Health medical home program to improve their health and overall quality of life.

Webinar

Learn about the changing healthcare landscape and how it’s being impacted by some of the industry’s most forward thinking innovators: fitbit, Ginger.io, Vitality Group, and Paladina Health.

Watch Toria's Story

Testimonial

Toria was diagnosed with diabetes and struggled to work with her primary care physician to control it. With the help of her Paladina Health doctor, Toria is in control of her condition and has lost 15 pounds!

Testimonial

“Our employees are our number one asset.  All the things that we have in the city are a far distant second to the importance of our employees. And so what we want for our employees and their dependents is to be healthy.”

–Mark Deven, City Manager, City of Arvada, Colorado
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Mark Deven

Article

Denver-based Paladina Health is a subsidiary of the $11 billion health care services company DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. Paladina operates clinics at 50 different locations throughout the U.S. Integra already partnered with Paladina in Minnesota and Denver and plan to open additional clinics in Salt Lake City, Renton, Wash. and Phoenix.

Press Release

Dr. Bajaj to oversee medical group, drive future of innovative primary care model

DENVER (March 24, 2015) – Paladina Health, an innovative primary care approach to delivering quality care while reducing health care costs, announced today that Dr. Jennifer Bajaj, M.D., MPH, has joined the company as its chief medical officer (CMO). Dr. Bajaj brings over 15 years of progressive clinical management and physician leadership experience to Paladina Health. 

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