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Employers push health transparency
San Francisco Business Times

Three weeks ago, Intel Corp. launched an experiment at its Fab 11x manufacturing complex in New Mexico to improve the health of its employees by contracting directly with a large Albuquerque health system — bypassing traditional health insurers altogether. The so-called Patient-centered Medical Home model, in partnership with the Presbyterian Healthcare Services system, is designed to improve quality while lowering costs, for both Intel and its employees.