Affinia Health Network

Affinia Health Network Overview

What is Affinia Health Network?

Affinia Health Network is Mercy Health’s physician-led clinically integrated network where participants collaborate on Triple AIM initiatives. The network engages payers to contract with and the payers reward the network based on Triple Aim performance.

Affinia Triple Aim

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Better Care

Improving overall patient health

Better Health

Maximizing quality and experience of care

Lower Cost

Reducing the overall cost of care

Affinia Health: Clinical Model

We believe that care is best delivered when it is based on a relationship between the patient and a primary care physician who can coordinate their care. Primary care physicians are accountable for the care of a patient but rely on multiple team members with unique skills and perspectives to support the care of the patient including:

  • Care management to support chronic illness and complex care, as well as coordination of care between providers and episodes of care
  • Ambulatory to the pharmacists who can support increasingly costly and complex medical regimens
  • Behavioral health providers who can provide input on the 40% of primary care visits that are impacted by mental health issues
  • Care navigators who can help our patients navigate care during complex illnesses including cancer, neurologic disease, and other disorders
  • Community health workers who engage with their community and neighbors to connect patients to community services and healthcare providers

We support patient-centered care in which patients are informed of their options, and have their preferences taken into account during medical decision making

We understand that the cost of healthcare can be a barrier for many individuals and families and are committed to providing affordable high-quality care

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Leadership & Governance

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Integrated Physicians

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Comprehensive Networks

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Analytics & IT Capabilities

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Integrated Care Coordination Network

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Payer Alignment

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Learn more about Affinia’s values, and our individual teams!

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