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Integrated Physical Medicine at Employer-Sponsored Health Clinics Improves Quality of Care at Reduced Cost
Musculoskeletal complaints are among the most common reasons for outpatient visits among adults in the US. Employees with these conditions are typically subject to over-use of high-cost imaging procedures, orthopedic and neurosurgical specialist visits, and prescription pain medications, including opioids. Employers are actively seeking innovative healthcare solutions to care for employees with musculoskeletal complaints, representing the second largest cause of short-term work disability.
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Integrated Physical Medicine at Employer-Sponsored Health Clinics Improves Quality of Care at Reduced Cost

PUBLISHED MAY 10, 2019 Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine STUDY OBJECTIVETo evaluate clinical and economic outcomes associated with integrating physical medicine in employer-sponsored health centers. METHODOLOGYUsing retrospective cohort analysis, the authors compared healthcare claims and clinical outcomes data of Crossover Health patients with musculoskeletal complaints to the largest national database of outpatient physical medicine...
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10 Tips for Getting Better Sleep

These tips will help you clear your head so you can rest well. 1. Eat earlierAfter you eat, your body is busy digesting and can keep you awake. If you eat early, all of that important work can wrap up by the time you’re ready for sleep. However, if you’re starving before bed, that can...
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A New Model of Care

Crossover Health closes a deal that creates an innovative healthcare delivery model for self-insured employers and presents opportunities for health systems.

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Managed Care

Every day more than 1,000 Americans are treated in emergency departments for misuse of prescription opioids. About 115 Americans die every day from opioid overdoses.

Media / News

Managed Care

Every day more than 1,000 Americans are treated in emergency departments for misuse of prescription opioids. About 115 Americans die every day from opioid overdoses.

A New Model of Care

Crossover Health closes a deal that creates an innovative healthcare delivery model for self-insured employers and presents opportunities for health systems.

Seamless Virtual and Digital Care

Over the last 7 years, Sherpaa pioneered Virtual Primary Care and coupled it with a new business model.

The Mercury News

If you’re a tech employee in Silicon Valley, your health care experience might be a bit different. For example, you might go see a doctor without leaving work.

Outcomes / Research

Integrated Physical Medicine at Employer-Sponsored Health Clinics Improves Quality of Care at Reduced Cost

PUBLISHED MAY 10, 2019 Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine STUDY OBJECTIVETo evaluate clinical and economic outcomes associated with integrating physical medicine in employer-sponsored health centers. METHODOLOGYUsing retrospective cohort analysis, the authors compared healthcare claims and clinical outcomes data of Crossover Health patients with musculoskeletal complaints to the largest national database of outpatient physical medicine...
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Thoughts

Mindfulness at Work

We hear from our friends and clients that they want to be more mindful, but what does this actually mean? First, let’s define our environment. We don’t need to look far to see the stressors of modern life. It comes in many forms, whether in feeling tethered to our smartphones, pressured to succeed, social comparison,...
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5 Ways To Cope When Anxiety Strikes

Anxiety can strike in many forms — incessant worry, panic attacks, and fear of social situations, to name a few. And, it affects more people than you may realize. Anxiety is actually part of our natural survival instinct. It triggers the fight-or-flight response, which makes us feel worked up and alerts us that we could...
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10 Tips for Getting Better Sleep

These tips will help you clear your head so you can rest well. 1. Eat earlierAfter you eat, your body is busy digesting and can keep you awake. If you eat early, all of that important work can wrap up by the time you’re ready for sleep. However, if you’re starving before bed, that can...
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10 Tips for Traveling Healthy

How to stay on the go and out of the doctor’s office. 1. Get your flu shotWhy risk it? The tiny needle is way less painful than a few days in bed with the flu while on holiday. You’ll be up to 60% less likely to contract the virus, and even if you do the symptoms will...
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