By Todd Hixon, Forbes, Contributor AUGUST 29, 2014 – Last week I posted about the huge, neglected value of proactive medicine. Afterwards I talked with Bret Jorgensen, CEO of MDVIP, the pioneer Concierge Medicine company. We talked about the results that different intensive primary care models are demonstrating, and the challenges they face when they attempt to convince payers to invest resources in proactive medicine … Continue reading Comcast CMCSA +0.05% is investing in Direct Primary Care for its employees. ~Forbes
Insurance-based primary care has grown increasingly complex, inefficient, and restrictive, driving frustrated physicians and patients to seek alternatives. Direct primary care is a rapidly growing form of health care that not only alleviates such frustrations, but also goes above and beyond to offer increased access and improved care at an affordable cost. State and federal policymakers can improve access to direct primary care by removing … Continue reading HERITAGE.org — “Direct Primary Care, Part 2 of 2: An Innovative Alternative to Conventional Health Insurance”
MD² Announces a Medical Office in Los Angeles — Opening the Door to an Extraordinary New Level of Care Founders of concierge medicine select Beverly Hills, CA for their newest medical office, granting their 50 families access to unprecedented levels of care on both coasts. BELLEVUE, Wash. AUG 8, 2014 — MD², the most exclusive medical practice in the country, will open their newest office … Continue reading MD² Announces a Medical Office in Los Angeles — granting their 50 families access to unprecedented levels of care on both coasts.
Clinicians Will Learn About Alternatives to Traditional Fee-for-Service Model and Meet Leading Experts in Direct Primary Care BOSTON, MA — (Marketwired) — 08/26/14 — Amazing Charts, a leading developer of Electronic Health Record (EHR) systems for outpatient practices, will host a two-day learning and networking event focused on the Direct Primary Care (DPC) model of practice. The DPC Exchange is a free event and will be … Continue reading TECHNOLOGY: Amazing Charts to Host Direct Primary Care Event at Pri-Med East