Is Your Onsite Clinic Delivering Value?
Commentary: Onsite clinics are becoming an increasingly important component of employers’ health and productivity strategies. Recent surveys have found that adoption of onsite clinics is growing at double-digit rates, and the majority of employers plan to expand the services offered at existing clinics.
However, many employers struggle to determine the impact of their investments. It’s always tough to measure healthcare programs and initiatives. However, onsite clinics are particularly complex because they serve a broad population base with diverse healthcare needs (e.g., a healthy employee with a common cold, a diabetic patient with several comorbid conditions).
Consider structuring your analysis around three primary sources of value that onsite clinics deliver.