Benefits of Integrated Networks for Patients and Independent Physicians

by Medical Group of Pennsylvania

Benefits of Integrated Networks for Patients and Independent Physicians

With so many changes and so much consolidation happening in the healthcare field, it’s becoming increasingly difficult for independent practices to stay independent. However, by joining a clinically integrated network (CIN), physicians can strengthen their independent practice through population health initiatives and strategic partnerships that serve the interests of both patients and the practice.

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Cervical Cancer Prevention

by Medical Group of Pennsylvania

Cervical Cancer Prevention

Less than a century ago, medical researchers were still trying to understand ways to test and recognize cervical cancer. In the past 20 years, researchers and physicians have made amazing strides to lower the occurrence of cervical cancer by promoting preventive vaccines.

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Why You Need a Primary Care Physician

by Medical Group of Pennsylvania

Why You Need a Primary Care Physician

As children, many of us visited our family physician or pediatrician every year for our annual checkups and vaccines. As adults, we tend to avoid visiting doctors unless we’re sick and in need of a prescription. Unfortunately, this isn’t optimal for our health and long term well-being. Having a primary care physician who is a trusted source of medical knowledge and understands your family history can help you stay healthy and catch problems early.

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