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Why Annie Lamont is Investing in Primary Care Companies like VillageMD

[fa icon="calendar"] Apr 22, 2019 10:53:15 AM / by VillageMD

Business Insider reports on how one investment misstep Annie Lamont made in the 90s, investing in a roll-up of doctor's practices that flamed out, has helped guide the investments she makes today.

Lamont shares that today, Oak HC/FT has invested in primary care companies like VillageMD and Paladina Health, which operate primary care practices. Her hope is that by combining practices, the primary care doctors might be able to get paid more for the care they deliver because they'll be on the hook for managing their patients' health and keeping them from needing more costly types of care. "We want more primary care docs in America, we don't really need more specialists in America," Lamont said.

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