Original Newsletter(s) this article was published in: Blaneys on Business: January 2019 Co-Author: Alex Fernet Brochu, Articling Student Contributions by: Angela Smith, PhD, Catalyst Life Science Consulting On October 17, 2018, Canada became […]
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Of those who deemed the onsite or near-site medical clinic as successful, more than three-quarters said it has done well in regards to employee satisfaction (83 per cent) and utilization (78 per […]
Trending … “Alarming Rise in Workplace Health Issues to Boost Demand and Adoption of On-site Preventive Care.”
On-site Preventive Care Market is likely to touch a valuation of US$ 32,063 Mn approximately by the end of 2027 VALLEY COTTAGE, NY, March 12, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Future Market Insights […]
One pediatrician artfully said on Twitter: “Posting lengthy Excel sheets of prices that don’t represent actual billed amounts or what patients pay isn’t really being #transparent.” By Craig Johnson | January 3rd, 2019 […]
IRS sets date to start accepting tax returns in 2019 — Tax return filing in 2019: January 28 is the first day to file!
IR-2019-01, January 7, 2019 WASHINGTON ― Despite the government shutdown, the Internal Revenue Service today confirmed that it will process tax returns beginning January 28, 2019 and provide refunds to taxpayers as […]
By Cristina Carballo-Perelman, MD | Physician | January 10, 2019 | KevinMD I have been a neonatologist for 30-plus years. Throughout my career, nurses and neonatal nurse practitioners (NNPs) have guided me, […]
Organizations Join Forces to Expand Delivery of Personalized, Innovative Care Models DENVER, Jan. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Paladina Health, an innovative national leader in direct primary care services, has acquired Activate Healthcare, a […]
Walgreens Boots Alliance and Microsoft establish strategic partnership to transform health care delivery January 15 2019 Companies aim to improve health outcomes and lower overall costs with enhanced digital and retail experiences and […]
Senator Lamar Alexander (R-TN), Chairman of the Senate HELP Committee is asking interested parties to comment on recommendations for specific legislative and regulatory solutions for reducing health care costs by March 1, […]
By N Engl J Med 2018; 379:1478-1479 | DOI: 10.1056/NEJMc1805746 October 11, 2018 — An integrated delivery system introduced video-visit capability for all clinicians in 2014. More than 150,000 patients participated in […]
By Anna Gorman | January 16, 2019 | Kaiser Health News Every morning at Watsonville Community Hospital in Northern California, the labor and delivery team divvies up its patients — low-risk ones […]
Four-center practice will provide primary, specialty care to Medicare Advantage customers. PHILADELPHIA (PRWEB) January 14, 2019 Cigna-HealthSpring’s Medicare Advantage (MA) customers in Philadelphia have a new option for their medical care with […]
By Survey Report: Millennial doctors still finding jobs the old-fashioned way | By Chad Saley April 11, 2018 When this data is broken down by gender, men view inadequate compensation as the […]
The opportunity to have Health Savings Accounts (HSAs) and Health Reimbursement Arrangements (HRAs) has been a huge step in the right direction. But regulation of these accounts is way too limiting. For […]
Park Record Staff | January 5, 2019 Park City Coffee Roaster partners with Intermountain Healthcare Intermountain Healthcare recently announced that it will be renewing its contract with Park City Coffee Roaster to […]
TUCSON, Ariz., Jan. 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — In response to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) request for feedback on a proposal to allow employer-funded Health Reimbursement Arrangements (HRAs) to pay premiums for ACA-qualified […]
2019 DPC POLL: Do you plan to partner with your local employers, self-insured business owners, etc. in the next 12-months?
By Rick Botelho Advocate for defining fake and true patriotism Evocative questions to challenge leadership mindsets Horizontal and vertical integration is a dichotomous framework to explore how we can transform whole systems […]
By Julie Appleby and Barbara Feder Ostrov January 4, 2019 | Kaiser Health News As of Jan. 1, in the name of transparency, the Trump administration required that all hospitals post their […]
“I saw both sides of Japanese medicine. There was instant access to fine doctors, a considerable range of choice for the patients, and a private insurance system that seemed to cover just […]
By Jeff Overley | Law360 | Subscription Required to Read Full Story Law360 (January 1, 2019, 12:03 PM EST) — Health care providers and insurers in 2019 will confront an eye-popping array […]
PATIENTORY PUTS PATIENTS IN CONTROL OF THEIR DIGITAL HEALTHCARE HIPAA-Compliant App Aggregates Consumer Health Data to Share With Physicians Atlanta (January 9, 2018) – Healthcare providers and the patients they treat aren’t […]
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The DPC Patient Checklist (Updated): Top 50 Questions Every Patient Should Ask A DPC Doctor Before They Sign-Up.
By Michael Tetreault, Editor, The DPC Journal (With editorial contributions by more than 50 DPC Physicians and over 700 active Patients!) Last Updated: JANUARY 2018 – With the editorial assistance of a […]
Lessons from Your Neighbor Physicians Up North (Canada). Either be all in the public system or all out. The Cambie court challenge seeks to break down the all-in or all-out dilemma for physicians, striking at the heart of B.C.’s Medicare Protection Act by targeting all constraints on extra-billing and opted-out practice, dual practice and private insurance that duplicates B.C.’s public plan.
The Cambie court challenge seeks to break down the all-in or all-out dilemma for physicians, striking at the heart of B.C.’s Medicare Protection Act by targeting all constraints on extra-billing and opted-out […]
Press Release | D4PCF Asks Trump Administration for Tax Protection of Direct Primary Care Members and Their Employers
An 8-page legal letter asks multiple federal departments to recognize DPC membership dues as tax-free medical expenses PRESS RELEASE | By Docs 4 Patient Care Foundation | WASHINGTON, January 4, 2019 — […]
By Sarah Brown | CMAJ November 26, 2018 190 (47) E1396-E1397; DOI: https://doi.org/10.1503/cmaj.109-5677 Millennial doctors should limit social media time to protect their mental health, according to Dr. Clare Gerada, who made […]
According to American Cancer Society 2019 Stats, the Racial gap narrowing while socioeconomic inequalities widen.
Jan 8, 2019 According to the American Cancer Society, the Racial gap narrowing while socioeconomic inequalities widen. A steady, 25-year decline has resulted in a 27% drop in the overall cancer death […]
True Story: My Physician recently told me that he left Georgia to attend a wedding in another state. When he arrived at the reception, one of those crazy uncles (lol) cornered him […]