News, DPC Business Insight, Patient & Physician Edu. | t: (770) 455-1650 |

HR execs say the direct primary care model offers old-time care and lowers costs

Join 2,789 other followers

‘Concierge Care’ Provides a Patient-First Health Benefits Approach

HR execs say the direct primary care model offers old-time care and lowers costs

By Greg Goth Oct 5, 2016

Vanessa Haas, HR director for Longmont, Colo.-based Left Hand Brewing, is convinced she would not be alive today had the brewery not instituted a kind of concierge care for its employees.

Haas, who considers herself to be active and healthy, began suffering from mysterious breathing difficulties over Memorial Day weekend. Rather than being routed to a call nurse who may not have triaged her correctly, Haas directly contacted her physician, who recognized the symptoms of pulmonary embolism, told her to come see him and had her admitted to the hospital through the emergency room within 90 minutes.  “I had a doctor who was being my quarterback,” Haas said.




Categorised in: Business, Direct Care Doctors, DPC News, Insurance

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

DPC Journal Edu. Author’s Corner | Download …

DPC Journal | Job Board

Insights | Analysis | Latest Trends

(C) 2016, 2017, 2018 | The DPC Journal

Scalability & Startup In DPC

(C) 2017 | The Direct Primary Care Journal - All Rights Reserved. Click to enlarge ...

FOR DPC | Unique Offer For DPC Journal Readers in 2018

The DPC Journal Strategic Partnership with Unique Pediatric & Family Medicine/Ortho. -- “Invented by a mom who spent enough hours in the pediatrician’s office to know that keeping kids calm and occupied would make doctor’s visits easier on everyone …”

Free Shipping, New Bundle!

Different Opinions | Insights | Analysis | Trends

(c) 2017 The Direct Primary Care Journal (The DPC Journal)

Join 2,789 other followers

Popular Audio Downloads | Podcasts

Click here to listen to DPC Podcast, Innovations in the Delivery of Medicine and More Interviews ...

Insights | Analysis | Latest Trends

© 2017 The DPC Journal

%d bloggers like this: