WSJ: Doctors are Skeptical About Health Law, Optimistic About Future of Medicine

‘Ground Has Been Shaking Under Physicians’ Feet’ By Melinda Beck Sept. 16, 2014 – Doctors in the U.S. are skeptical of changes wrought by the federal health law, according to a new survey. Reuters Doctors are overextended, skeptical of changes wrought by the federal health law, but more optimistic about the future of medicine than they were two years ago, according to a new survey … Continue reading WSJ: Doctors are Skeptical About Health Law, Optimistic About Future of Medicine

GEORGIA: Atlanta physician embraces technology by using apps to provide better patient care

Atlanta physician embraces technology by using apps to provide better patient care Physician provides real-time lab results, medication and allergy lists, physician and insurance information and medical history to patients via smartphone. Jun. 11, 2013 – ATLANTA — Buckhead Concierge Internal Medicine (BCIM) announces its use of an iPhone and Android app as part of the practice’s overall patient care.  The Gazelle app, created by … Continue reading GEORGIA: Atlanta physician embraces technology by using apps to provide better patient care

Sponsor a DPC Student Scholarship for the FMEC Meeting

September 19, 2014 FROM: THE FMEC (Family Medicine Education Consortium) Dear DPC Supporter, (From: Family Medicine Education Consortium, Sept. 19, 2014) We need your help to spread the “DPC message” to medical students and Family Medicine residents. We believe interest in Direct Primary Care will increase next month when the AAFP announces their strategic plan “Family Medicine for America’s Health” during the October AAFP meeting. … Continue reading Sponsor a DPC Student Scholarship for the FMEC Meeting

Letter to the Editor of DPC Journal, Michigan State Senator Patrick Colbeck and Dr. John Blanchard

“We are in the midst of a disruptive volume to value paradigm shift in health care. Senator Colbeck is the leader in Lansing we need to bring real world common sense solutions to health care reform.” – John Blanchard M.D Greetings We all know our current healthcare system is troubled.  State Senator Patrick Colbeck is one person in Lansing who understands this and has a … Continue reading Letter to the Editor of DPC Journal, Michigan State Senator Patrick Colbeck and Dr. John Blanchard