Blue Shield of California is an investor in Altais, a healthcare services company that helps physicians and the clinical community maximize the health and well-being of their patients in a way that is sustainably affordable and maintains professional gratification. Altais seeks to enhance the vibrancy of physician practice and strengthen the heart of medicine – connecting with patients and providing personalized, high-quality care.
On Thursday, Altais announced new agreements with providers:
SAN FRANCISCO (Aug. 29, 2019) – Altais has taken its first major steps on its mission to assist physicians and their practices, announcing a new initiative to help physicians optimize their practice workflows, and support value-based care that rewards physicians for better patient care and outcomes.
Altais has entered into a collaboration with Washington D.C. area-based Aledade, Inc., and the California Medical Association (CMA), to improve patient care and outcomes. Aledade provides cutting-edge technology and data analytics, user-friendly clinical and administrative workflows, and practice transformation support to more than 6,500 providers in 25 states. CMA represents more than 44,000 physicians across the Golden State and has an unparalleled understanding of physicians’ needs amid a rapidly changing healthcare landscape.
Read the full announcement here.
For background on Blue Shield's investment in Altais and its mission, click here.