Improving Our Primary Care

improving_our_primary_carePrivia Health, LLC (“Privia”), a national physician practice management and population health technology company, announced September 1 that 56-provider Central Virginia Family Physicians (CVFP) and 24-provider Medical Associates of Central Virginia (MACV) will join Privia Medical Group, one of the largest clinically integrated, high-performance networks in the nation, currently operating in six states with over 1,400 providers, and caring for over 3 million patients.

“We selected to partner with Privia Medical Group because we believe they will enhance our mission to both provide and support quality-driven, cost-effective healthcare that is reliable and patient-centered. This partnership will allow us to combine our primary care expertise with Privia’s extensive skills and resources in technology, care coordination, and performance management to improve our care for patients. This will also provide a boost to our continued focus on quality and affordable healthcare in our communities,” Shawn Crawford, CEO of CVFP Medical Group.

“As physicians, we strive to achieve the objectives of great quality of care, increased patient satisfaction while managing costs for the benefit of our patients. We are very excited to announce that Medical Associates of Central Virginia will be partnering with Privia Medical Group to support our physicians and our patients in our quest to deliver the highest quality care. Privia will allow us to have access to state of the art medical technology, enhanced clinical support and will provide us with the tools necessary to provide even better medical care for patients that we serve,” said Daniel Horton, MD, President Medical Associates of Central Virginia.

Central Virginia Family Physicians was formed in 1993 by a group of family practice physicians who recognized that the practice of medicine was undergoing some dramatic changes and that these changes posed significant challenges to smaller practices. The physicians joined together, centralizing the business of running a practice, and today CVFP includes nine family practice offices, as well as
a laboratory, diagnostic center, and three immediate care centers in Lynchburg, Va. Medical Associates of Central Virginia similarly responded to the challenging healthcare shifts, growing into a provider group that includes internal medicine, infectious diseases, integrative medicine, developmental pediatrics, and endocrinology teams.

“We’re excited to work with CVFP and MACV, two practices that are cornerstones in Central Virginia.” said Jeff Butler, Founder and CEO of Privia Health. “CVFP, MACV, and Privia will work to together to develop a more effective healthcare delivery system in the Lynchburg, Va. market, one that supports physicians and enables higher quality and more comprehensive care to the patients they serve.”

About Privia Medical Groupprivia_thumb

Privia Medical Group, a national, high-performance medical practice, combines technology, team-based care, and unique wellness programs, to help leading doctors better manage the health of their populations. Privia Medical Group is a multispecialty practice, with a large number of primary care physicians and medical specialists that manage patients with high-cost chronic disease. Our medical group enjoys close partnerships with many leading national payers, with reimbursement programs that reward our doctors for improving outcomes and delivering high-value care.

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CVFP Medical Group is an established independent practice consisting of over 50 primary care providers. Eight of CVFP’s primary care practices have earned level 3 Patient-Centered Medical Home Recognition from the National Center for Quality Assurance (NCQA). In addition, NCQA recently awarded two of CVFP’s immediate cares with Patient-Centered Connected Care™ Recognition. These physician-led care teams provide for every patient’s health care needs and coordinates care across the health care system. CVFP is committed to serving their patients and community by practicing the highest quality medical care with the greatest degree of unity and value to the patient while creating an engaged team environment dedicated to enhancing the patient experience.

About Medical Associates of Central Virginiamedical_associates_thumb

Medical Associates of Central Virginia (MACV) is an independent medical practice comprised of physicians, nurse practitioners and physician assistants in the specialties of internal medicine, family practice, endocrinology, infectious disease and integrative medicine. MACV was recently recognized by the NCQA as a level 3 Patient-Centered Medical Home. MACV also participates in clinical research on behalf of pharmaceutical companies. MACV provides infusion therapy clinical services for its centers in Danville, Roanoke, Charlottesville, and Lynchburg. MACV physicians provide Medical Director services for a number of skilled nursing homes in Lynchburg and surrounding counties. MACV physicians and staff are dedicated to providing the highest quality adult medicine care as evidenced by clinical outcomes and results.

About Privia Health

Privia Health LLC, based in Arlington, VA, is a national physician practice management and population health technology company that partners with leading doctors to keep people healthy, better manage disease, and to reward providers for delivering high-value care. Through its high-performance physician group (Privia Medical Group), accountable care organization (Privia Quality Network), and population health management programs, Privia works in close partnership with forward-thinking health plans and national payers to better align reimbursements to quality and outcomes. Privia’s proprietary cloud-based technology platform, combined with an innovative approach to patient engagement and physician-driven wellness, focuses on building a better healthcare delivery system and creating a healthier patient population.