Privia Health (“Privia”) and Premier Medical Group, P.C., located in middle Tennessee, announced today that they have entered into a strategic partnership, expanding Privia’s presence into Tennessee and delivering enhanced value-based care resources to patients across the region.
Through the newly formed Privia Medical Group — Cumberland Region, Tennessee area physicians gain access to Privia’s industry-leading platform of tools, technology and comprehensive services.
“As the most recent events have shown us, the ability to be nimble while bringing proven scale and innovation is an absolute must in order for medical groups to navigate the forthcoming changes in the healthcare ecosystem,” says Shawn Morris, CEO, Privia Health. “I’m thrilled to partner with Premier Medical Group and launch Privia’s proven model to local physicians and their patients. Premier’s clinical expertise and stellar performance in value-based care make them the perfect partner for our national medical group.”
Privia Health includes a network of more than 2,500 providers in multiple states. Privia’s proprietary cloud-based technology platform, innovative approach to patient engagement and focus on physician-driven wellness help improve patient outcomes and create healthier communities.
“We believe this partnership delivers tremendous value to Premier Medical Group by enhancing our ability to provide compassionate, quality care to our patients. We are committed to improving access, quality and affordability for employers and managed care companies in middle Tennessee,” says Mike Carrigan, MD, Chief Administrator of Premier Medical Group. “As a private practice it is critical that we maintain our identity, autonomy and trusted relationships with our patients. Privia’s model meets these goals, allowing us to focus on what matters most: caring for our patients.”
About Privia Health
Privia Health™ is a national physician organization that transforms the healthcare delivery experience for physicians and consumers. Utilizing a platform of talent, tools and highly enabling technology, Privia has a proven track record of developing and elevating physician groups to top tier performance. Their approach of meeting providers where they are on the value continuum and partnering with health plans, health systems, and employers to better align reimbursements to quality, outcomes and performance has proven to be successful and replicable across multiple geographies. This platform of top industry talent, physician leadership development, scalable systems and proprietary technology reduces unnecessary healthcare costs, achieves better outcomes, and improves the health of patients and well being of providers. For more information: www.priviahealth.com @PriviaHealth
About Premier Medical Group
Premier Medical Group is the largest multi-specialty physician practice in the Clarksville-Montgomery County, TN area – serving surrounding counties in Tennessee and Kentucky since 1995. Its 35 physicians and 15 full-time, non-physician providers offer Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, OB/GYN, and Occupational & Travel Medicine. With a total of 330 dedicated professionals, the group offers the added patient conveniences of Clinical Research, a Walk-In Clinic open seven days a week, and on-site Imaging and Laboratory services.
The National Committee for Quality Assurance gives Premier Medical Group its highest level recognition as a Patient-Centered Medical Home for its processes that focus on evidence-based, long-term, participative relationships.
The company logged 253,262 patient encounters in 2019. Visit PremierMed.com or call 931.245.7000.