ST. CHARLES, IL—InHouse Physicians, S.C. (IHP) today announced the launch of a state of the art worksite health center in Allentown, PA for the employees of the County of Lehigh. Initially, approximately 1000 employees will be eligible to utilize the clinic.
IHP’s worksite health center is designed as a powerful cost containment tool for the County’s growing healthcare budget. By closing gaps in care in the member population IHP can improve member health and curb healthcare cost trends for the County. The worksite health center will offer a number of services including population risk stratification, ambulatory care, primary care, patient centered medical home model, and targeted wellness programs.
The selection criteria identified by the County included a vendor who offered cutting-edge cost containment strategies, demonstrated an ability to deliver a positive return on investment within the first year, and offered innovate employee engagement strategies.