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Written By Admin
May 3, 2022 5:00 AM
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Five Wishes Announces New Digital Advance Directive – One Document for Life

TALLAHASSEE, FL and PALO ALTO, CA,  May 3, 2022  Five Wishes, the country’s most preferred advance care planning program (ACP), has partnered with Vynca, a leading palliative care solutions and...
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Written By Vynca
January 31, 2022 6:00 AM
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Vynca Secures $30 Million in Funding to Expand Integrated Palliative Care Platform

PALO ALTO, CA – January 31, 2022 – Vynca, a leading technology-enabled provider of holistic care for those with serious illnesses, raised $30 million in growth capital. The investment was led by...
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Written By Matt Wallace
October 8, 2021 5:00 AM
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Forward Thinking State Legislation is Changing Palliative Care Accessibility

Studies indicate that access to palliative care services results in a higher quality of life for patients, better pain and symptom management, and fewer hospitalizations, which lowers healthcare...
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Written By Ryan Van Wert
September 8, 2021 5:00 AM
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The Importance of Advance Care Planning for Healthy Aging

September is Healthy Aging Month, which is intended to provide adults ages 45+ with practical ideas to improve their physical, mental, social and financial well-being. The observance encourages...
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Written By Vynca Health Team
August 19, 2021 5:00 AM
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Best Practices for Tech-Enabled Palliative Care

Younger generations are facing more severe health challenges at earlier ages than previous generations, with about 44 percent of older millennials (born between 1981 and 1988) reporting that they...
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Written By Admin
July 23, 2021 5:00 AM
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The Impact of Social Determinants of Health (SDOH) on Outcomes

Michael Kersten, Director, Clinical Outreach and Engagement at Vynca
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Written By Vynca Health Team
July 15, 2021 5:00 AM
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Serious Illness, a Growing Problem in the U.S.

More of us are living with serious illnesses than ever before. The Center to Advance Palliative Care estimates that at least 12 million adults and 400,000 children in the U.S. are living with complex...
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Written By Emelia Altschul
July 8, 2021 5:00 AM
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How Can a Palliative Care Team Help Address Social Determinants of Health?

In 2017, about 40% of American families struggled to meet at least one basic need – food, healthcare, housing, utilities. This was well before the pandemic and spike in unemployment. As social...
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Written By Vynca
June 16, 2021 5:00 AM
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Vynca and Community Health Network partner to digitize advance care planning

PALO ALTO, CA and INDIANAPOLIS, IN – June 16, 2021 —Vynca, the national leader in advance care planning and serious illness care, and Indianapolis-based Community Health Network (Community), today...
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Written By Vynca Health Team
June 14, 2021 5:00 AM
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Joining Forces with Vynca to Strengthen Our Commitment to Serious Illness Support

Launched with a crowdfunding campaign in 2014, ResolutionCare Network embarked on its six-year mission to take care of its own. This journey was a result of working together to address the profound...
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Written By Ryan Van Wert
June 8, 2021 5:00 AM
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Vynca Expands Our Commitment to Support Those Individuals with Serious Illness

By 2030, all baby boomers will be older than age 65 – expanding the number of retirement-age individuals to one in every five U.S. residents. As our population continues to age, so will the demand...
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Written By Admin
June 3, 2021 5:00 AM
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Vynca Acquires Virtual Palliative Care Provider ResolutionCare, Introduces Serious Illness Management Platform

Combined Entity Provides a Comprehensive, Whole-Person Approach to Provide Care to the Most Vulnerable and Underserved Individuals with Serious Illness PALO ALTO, Calif., June 3, 2021 /PRNewswire/...
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Written By Alex Paris
May 13, 2021 5:00 AM
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VBID’s Medicare Advantage Hospice Benefit Component

The goal of the Value-based Insurance Design (VBID) Model is to reduce unnecessary spend while promoting services which offer lasting clinical benefits. This model seeks to align health plan and...
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Written By Vynca
April 28, 2021 5:00 AM
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Patient Experience Week 2021: 3 Areas That Can Improve the Patient Experience

Patient Experience Week (PX Week), happens annually in April, and is a time to honor and celebrate healthcare staff that impact the patient experience daily. Good or bad, the patient experience has...
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Written By Matt Wallace
April 15, 2021 5:00 AM
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National Healthcare Decisions Day: A Day Dedicated to Highlighting the Importance of Advance Care Planning

National Healthcare Decisions Day happens annually on April 16th. This is a day to inspire, educate, and empower both clinicians and individuals about advance care planning. It is a day to highlight...
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Written By Alex Paris
April 8, 2021 5:00 AM
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Wellness and Health Care Planning: A Mandatory Component of the Value-based Insurance Design Model

Roughly $345 billion is spent annually on wasteful, low-value health care. The goal of the Value-based Insurance Design (VBID) Model is to reduce this spend while promoting services which offer...
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Written By Emelia Altschul
March 25, 2021 5:00 AM
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Who Pays for Palliative Care?

Palliative care is a type of care that should be made available to you if you are living with a serious illness. This type of care is focused on making you comfortable, relieving your pain and other...
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Written By Emelia Altschul
March 22, 2021 5:00 AM
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Advance Care Planning: A Quality and Patient Safety Must

March 22, 2021 ‐ PSQH
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Written By Ryan Van Wert
March 15, 2021 5:00 AM
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Why Advance Care Planning is Critical to Patient Safety and Quality of Care

Patient Safety Awareness Week (March 14-20) is a chance to highlight important discussions and inspire action to improve the safety of the healthcare system. It is also an opportune time to reflect...
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Written By Vynca
March 2, 2021 6:00 AM
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How Do You Talk to Patients About End-Of-Life Care?

End-of-life care is challenging on many levels. For many, death is a taboo subject as they try not to think about the notion that life can abruptly end. In their heart of hearts, they may know that...
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