Clinical Integration, a Partnership with Care Providers

November 15, 2017- Clinical integration continues to gain momentum both nationally and in Michigan. Why? Because it facilitates coordination of patient care across conditions, providers, and settings to achieve care that is safe, timely, effective, efficient, and patient-centered. How does clinical integration make a difference? In an effective clinically integrated network, primary care physicians, specialists, hospitals....Read more

What’s what with Telemedicine, Telehealth, Telecare and Virtual Care?

November 3, 2017- Let’s face it; the health care industry is awash with acronyms and terms that can often muddy the waters for patients, physicians and payers when it comes to understanding health and care. The intersection of medicine and technology certainly contributes to this confusion as well. Rapidly emerging virtual care delivery services are certainly no strangers to this phenomenon. Names like telehealth, tele....Read more

Together Health Network and Ascension Michigan Launch 24/7 Patient Virtual Care

October 18, 2017- Southfield, MI – October 18, 2017, Together Health Network ( in conjunction with Ascension Michigan has launched a virtual care direct-to-consumer service that provides patients with 24/7/365 access to board-certified doctors and pediatricians via secure online video or smartphone. The program, piloted by Borgess Hospital in Kalamazoo, is an on-demand health service that will no....Read more

Together Health Network Announces New Board Member

September 13, 2017- Michigan’s premier clinically integrated network adds William Edgar, MD to its Board of Directors. Southfield, MI – Together Health Network ( Scott Eathorne, MD, President and CEO of Together Health Network, announced today the appointment of Dr. William Edgar, MD to its Board of Managers. Dr. Edgar is a family physician practicing in Linden, Michigan and a longst....Read more

Together Health Network Names New Board Chairman

August 17, 2017- Rob Casalou takes lead role on Michigan’s premier clinically integrated network Board of Directors Southfield, MI – July 26, 2017, Together Health Network ( announced today that Rob Casalou has been elected chairman of its Board of Directors. Casalou succeeds Gwen MacKenzie, who will maintain a seat on the Board as a system executive. Casalou, who is president....Read more

Together Health Network Appoints New Senior Managed Care Contractor

July 25, 2017- Southfield, MI – July 26, 2017, Together Health Network announced today that Together Health Network has added Jackie DuPuy as its Senior Managed Care Contractor, part of the organization’s Finance and Contracting team. Jackie joins Together Health Network from Meridian Health Plan where she was Manager for Network Development. She holds undergraduate and graduate degrees from Wayne State Universit....Read more


July 5, 2017- Together Health Network was Michigan’s first true statewide clinically integrated network or CIN. It’s been said that clinically integrated networks live at the intersection of patient experience, improved population health and cost reduction. These guiding principles were certainly the shared vision and goals that united our partner health systems of Ascension Health, Trinity Health and Michigan Medic....Read more


June 15, 2017- Many leading physicians believe that a clinically integrated network is essential to achieving health care’s Quadruple Aim: better patient experiences, better population health, better cost controls, and a better work life for physicians and other clinicians. Together Health Network was recently featured in an article highlighting how doctors find strength in numbers: read more....Read more

Rethinking house calls and urgent care.

May 18, 2017- There was a time when doctors made house calls but that was eclipsed by more robust emergency rooms, urgent care locations and now retail clinics aka, Minute Clinic. Thanks to emerging new technologies, health care is coming full circle with something akin to a virtual house call. Virtual care is fundamentally removing the time and travel barriers once required to seek care while transforming care delivery....Read more

Together Health Network Style Guide

March 15, 2017- Together Health Network is happy to announce the publishing of our Style Guide! This document will provide information on the proper use of both the Together Health Network logo and our company colors. In order to view this document in an easy to use PDF, please click here. To view the entire suite of Graphics and Logos, click here.....Read more