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Cigna and Patient Physician Network (PPN) Company Profile

04:50 EDT 26th March 2019 | BioPortfolio

The Patient Physician Network is a coordinated multi-organizational entity comprised of the Plano Physicians’ Group (PPG) and Huguley Medical Associates. The PPG is a stand-alone group of 668 physicians and is committed to educating its members in merging the principles of cost, utilization and outcomes management with quality of care issues in order to provide consumers with data to demonstrate the true value of quality health care. The primary goal of the Patient-Physician Network and its affiliated entities since its inception in 1997 is to proactively respond to the changing healthcare environment of the Metroplex by introducing the concept of healthcare reengineering through assisting physicians to combine quality of care issues with cost utilization and outcome data to ensure patient accessibility, efficiency, education, promotion of wellness and prevention of disease.


News Articles [1983 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Photo of Cigna Building Blessings in a Backpack in Phoenix Available on Business Wire’s Website and the Associated Press Photo Network

PHOENIX–(BUSINESS WIRE)–A photo is available on Business Wire’s website and the Associated Press photo network of Cigna and Express Scripts employees at the Cigna Norterra office cel...

Cigna, Tenet reach agreement on brink of network coverage lapse

Cigna and Tenet announced “good news” on Jan. 1 after reaching an agreement on a new commercial contract. The previous contract between Cigna and Tenet was scheduled to end on New Year's Day, a...

Cigna-HealthSpring Adds JenCare Senior Medical Center to Atlanta Network

ATLANTA (PRWEB) January 08, 2019 Cigna-HealthSpring’s Medicare Advantage (MA) customers in or near Atlanta’s Brookhaven, E...

Anthem's Move To End PBM Deal Latest Scrape With Cigna

The March 2 start of the migration of Anthem clients away from Cigna's Express Scripts PBM will come just days after Anthem and Cigna square off in a trial over a contested breakup fee from an aborted...

Envision reaches contract agreement with Cigna

Envision Healthcare has reached a new statewide agreement with Cigna Healthcare of Arizona. The multiyear agreement ensures Envision’s clinicians are in-network.

This is how a physician entrepreneur seeks to redefine physician and patient enagement

Physician entrepreneur Karthik Koduru, an oncologist, will highlight how his businesses, PulsedIn and OncoPower, are supporting patient engagement at the MedCity ENGAGE conference Nov

Anthem Accuses Cigna Of Doing Everything In Its Power To Sabotage $49B Merger

Now that the deal has fallen apart, Cigna is seeking more than $16 billion in damages and termination fees, while Anthem claims it’s owed $20 billion in damages because of Cigna’s intransigence in...

Tenet Reaches Agreement with Cigna on Multi-Year Contract

Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE:THC) today announced that it has signed a new, multi-year agreement with Cigna Corporation. The agreement provides Cigna members covered under i...

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PubMed Articles [3999 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Reciprocity within patient-physician and patient-spouse/caregiver dyads: insights into patient-centered care.

To explore the reciprocal process of decisional conflict within the patient-physician dyad, and its relationship with patient general health and patient-perceived physician helpfulness. Among the subs...

Trends and Factors Associated With Physician Burnout at a Multispecialty Academic Faculty Practice Organization.

Physician burnout is common, and prevalence may differ throughout a clinician's career. Burnout has negative consequences for physician wellness, patient care, and the health care system. Identifying ...

Effects of the physician payments sunshine act on the patient experience and perception of care amongst neurosurgeons: A comparative study of online PRW ratings and industry payments.

Growing relationships between industry related financial payments and physicians have become an increasingly controversial topic as they relate to clinical judgment and patient care. Our objective is ...

Association of Physician Group Participation in Accountable Care Organizations With Patient Social and Clinical Characteristics.

Accountable care organizations (ACOs) may increase health care disparities by excluding physician groups that care for socially and clinically vulnerable patients.

Association Between Physician Burnout and Patient Safety, Professionalism, and Patient Satisfaction: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis.

Physician burnout has taken the form of an epidemic that may affect core domains of health care delivery, including patient safety, quality of care, and patient satisfaction. However, this evidence ha...

Clinical Trials [4353 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Evaluation of the Organization of Continuity of Care for Home Hospice Patients by Four Parisian Health Networks

In Paris, France, home hospice care for terminally ill patients is organized by four "palliative care networks". These networks are responsible for information sharing and coordination of ...

Physician Attire and Appreciation of Physician Communication in Postpartum Women

Wearing white coat during hospital rounds has been associated with increased risk of colonization and transmission of resistant pathogens. On the other hand, studies have shown that physic...

Verbal Autopsy to Assess Early Neonatal Death and Stillbirth

The NICHD Global Network (GN) for Women's and Children's Health Research, a multi-site, international research network, provides a unique infrastructure to implement an expanded perinatal ...

Assessing Physician and Hemophilia A Patient Reasons and Expectations for Switching Treatment to Kovaltry: A Nested Study Within an Existing Registry

This US study aims to assess hemophilia A patient characteristics and reasons for switching from both patient/caregiver and physician perspectives. For this purpose, this research study wi...

Mobile Diabetes Management

The Mobile Diabetes Intervention Study trial is evaluating a diabetes coaching system, using mobile phones and patient/ physician internet portals to allow patient-specific treatment and c...

Companies [2321 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

Cigna and Patient Physician Network (PPN)

The Patient Physician Network is a coordinated multi-organizational entity comprised of the Plano Physicians’ Group (PPG) and Huguley Medical Associates. The PPG is a stand-a...

Cigna Corporation and Alexian Brothers Clinically Integrated Network, LLC and Midwest Center for Women’s HealthCare

Alexian Brothers Clinically Integrated Network, LLC is a physician-driven organization that includes 120 primary care physicians and over 500 specialists who serve patients. The g...

Cigna Corporation and The Cigna Foundation

The Cigna Foundation is a private foundation funded by contributions from Cigna Corporation (NYSE: CI) and its subsidiaries. The Cigna Foundation supports organizations sharing it...

Cigna Corporation and Eastern Connecticut Physician Hospital Organization (ECPHO)

Eastern Connecticut Physician Hospital Organization (ECPHO) is the regional physician organization in the area known as “East of the River”. Established in 2005, it is a...

Cigna and Arizona Care Network

Cigna Corporation (NYSE: CI) is a global health service company dedicated to helping people improve their health, well-being and sense of security. All products and services are p...

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