Dr. Clive Fields speaks with his alma mater, The Chicago Medical School at Rosalind Franklin University, about his decision to enter primary care, the opportunity he saw in primary care to enhance the quality of care, and the impact VillageMD is making nationwide.
“We saw an opportunity to take our integrated, coordinated clinical model and expand it not just throughout the Houston marketplace, but the national marketplace,” Dr. Fields said. “We wanted to use a high-tech approach to augment and scale the old-fashioned, personal, high-touch approach, which was so successful for generations of physicians before us. The data and the literature supported the fact that primary care was the best positioned to impact care. In looking at macro trends, we realized we had an opportunity, and that opportunity was to lead,” said Fields.
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