Market Overview

VillageMD Rapidly Expands its High-Value Primary Care Network in Georgia


VillageMD-Georgia partners with Internal Medicine of Griffin and
other premiere practices to help improve care quality and cost

VillageMD, a leading national provider of primary care, announces that
Internal Medicine of Griffin has joined its rapidly growing Georgia
network along with 15 other premiere practices. VillageMD-Georgia helps
providers deliver higher-value care using solutions and services that
improve clinical outcomes, enhance patient and physician satisfaction,
and lower the total cost of care, benefitting patients, providers and

In addition to Internal Medicine of Griffin, providers are swiftly
adopting VillageMD-Georgia's proven clinical model of care, including:
Buford Family Practice/Community Family Practice, Cumberland Women's
Health Center, Dr. B Abraham, MD, Elliot Royston, MD, Family Care of
Hillandale, The Kaufmann Clinic, Lawrenceville Family Practice, Morrow
Family Medicine, Southside Medical Care, Stone Mountain Family Practice,
Walton Family Practice and William McGarity MD.

"What impressed us about VillageMD-Georgia is that they provide the
technology, comprehensive tools and personalized resources to help us
treat the whole patient both inside and out of the exam room, which is
critical to improving outcomes and lowering costs over the long-term,"
said Dr. Kabir Das, physician partner, Internal Medicine of Griffin.
"Their deep expertise in value-based arrangements is also helping us
seamlessly transition to a value-based reimbursement model, and this
gives us an opportunity to earn rewards for delivering high-quality

VillageMD's proven high-value model of care has driven results across
multiple markets and across all patient populations – commercial,
Medicare, Medicare Advantage and Medicaid. Practices that have adopted
VillageMD's patient-centric approach have been recognized by the Centers
for Medicare and Medicaid Services for high quality and high-performance
metrics, such as the following: admissions and readmissions rates 20 to
45 percent lower than the community, Medicare costs 20 to 45 percent
lower than the community, and commercial costs 15 to 20 percent lower
than the community.

"VillageMD's growth reflects primary care physicians' desire for a
better way to practice medicine—an evidence-based, preemptive approach
to care that empowers both physicians and their patients," said Clive
Fields, MD, co-founder and chief medical officer, VillageMD and
president, Village Family Practice, the network's national flagship. "We
are excited to bring Georgia physicians our proven clinical and economic
model to help them deliver better, more affordable patient care on their
own terms."

VillageMD-Georgia physicians can now deliver faster, more convenient
proactive care by utilizing the network's new operating system, docOS™,
a first-of-its-kind primary care-centered technology that offers
real-time access to actionable patient insights inside and out of the
exam room. docOS™ extracts and analyzes patient clinical, financial and
payer data from EHR's, practice management systems, hospitals, skilled
nursing facilities as well as socio-economic data sources across the
care continuum.

VillageMD provider partners also gain access to physician-based care
coordination, and on-the-ground support resources to improve the quality
and cost of care. VillageMD's clinical care model also aids its
physician partners in providing more personalized attention, education,
and support to patients via integrated care teams of health coaches,
diabetes educators, pharmacists, and resource coordinators to address
patients' medical, emotional and social needs.

The VillageMD network now includes more than 2,500 physicians across 7
markets, and is responsible for approximately 500,000 lives and $2.8
billion in health care spending.

About VillageMD:

VillageMD is
a leading provider of healthcare for organizations moving toward a
primary care-led, high-value clinical model. The VillageMD solution
provides the tools, technology, operations, and staffing support needed
for physicians to drive the highest quality clinical results across a
population. VillageMD works
with physician groups, independent practice associations, and health
systems to improve quality, deliver a first-rate patient experience, and
lower costs in the communities they serve.

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