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New 2018 Physician Insight Find Doctors Markedly Skeptical About The Value, Role and Messages from Medical Associations and Societies

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July 21, 2018

ATLANTA, GA USA | JULY 2018 – Concierge Medicine Today, the independent health care publication and information depository of the Concierge Medicine industry released new polling data summarizing the national opinions about the value, role, membership, fees and other important issues advocated for and at medical associations, physician societies, etc. [April/May 2018]. They found Physicians have… Read More ›

PARKINSON, MD: “What would happen if we had true price transparency in healthcare?”

“Price information in healthcare is theoretically profoundly important. But practically, it’s fraught with massive human behavior changes and closely held cultural and professional practices.” By Dr. Jay Parkinson, Physician, Founder, and CEO at Sherpaa FEBRUARY 20. 2018 — There has been a movement toward price transparency and consumerism in healthcare over the last decade or… Read More ›

Will Apple pursue a move into doctor services? ~pharmaphorum

October 18, 2017 By Marco Ricci Apple was reportedly very close to buying a health clinic start-up and potentially a nationwide primary care provider. According to CNBC, Apple had been negotiating an acquisition of Crossover Health for months until talks eventually fell through. The US firm works with self-insured companies to provide on-site medical clinics… Read More ›

FOOL.com | Pros and cons of direct primary care

Tired of Costly Health Insurance? Consider Direct Primary Care newsfeedback@fool.com (Wendy Connick) | Nov 18, 2017 Updated Nov 21, 2017 With Obamacare in serious trouble, those who aren’t fortunate enough to have employer-sponsored health insurance are forced to pay through the nose for anything resembling decent coverage. Luckily, there’s another option that may both improve… Read More ›

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Video | “DPC and Govt Don’t Mix” ~Dr. Tommy Show

America’s Free Market Doctor – Dr. Tommy McElroy Streamed live on Jul 18, 2018 Returning from a break imposed by the Thought Police, Dr. Tommy and Tracy review Stanley Kubrick’s Eyes Wide Shut a movie about sex with strangers and not much more. HR 6317 is supposed to help DPC doctors by allowing patients to… Read More ›

B. Walker | What Drives Patient Loyalty in Healthcare?

By Brent Walker on Wed, Jul 18, 2018 Asked about Apple’s interest in healthcare during an interview with Fortune, CEO Tim Cook was clear: “We’re extremely interested in this area. And yes, it is a business opportunity. If you look at it, medical health activity is the largest or second-largest component of the economy, depending on which… Read More ›

DPC vs Capitation: Parallels to Ponder. By Dr. Bob Nelson, (Georgia, Circa 2015)

The DPC Journal has been around for a long time now. Every now and then an old story finds a fresh, new existence and ends up as a “trending story” back on the front page. By Dr. Robert Nelson AUGUST 14, 2015 – Once touted as the antidote for rising healthcare costs and a method… Read More ›

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