FAQs, BUSINESS of DPC: Should You Franchise Your DPC Practice?

By CMT Staff Writer, and editorial contributions by Michael Tetreault, Editor With contributions by Mike Permenter, CMT Contributing Writer, Roberta Greenspan of SpecialDocs, Richard Doughty of Cypress Concierge Medicine, Scott Borden of Direct Pay Consulting and Dr. Chris Ewin of 121MD in Fort Worth, TX Last Updated: APRIL 12, 2018 | Originally Written May 25, 2015 – When you purchase a franchised business, you’re paying … Continue reading FAQs, BUSINESS of DPC: Should You Franchise Your DPC Practice?

Part 11: Scalability in DPC | Stats, “DPC Fees Creeping Into Concierge Medicine Territory”

“So where does the line exist between charging too much vs. not charging enough? Shouldn’t the line be drawn between how many practices stay open to deliver this this type of care and those that don’t? If we “zoom out” from this discussion and think about the long-term value of these models, the conversation needs to be broadened. Both models will benefit from continuous transparency, … Continue reading Part 11: Scalability in DPC | Stats, “DPC Fees Creeping Into Concierge Medicine Territory”

PAINT COLOR PSYCHOLOGY | Inside Medical Offices

Did you know … According to professional psychologists and interior designers, yellow is considered the most “visible” color? Light yellow is especially lively and stimulating. Red is another color that commands attention. It encourages action and promotes passion. There are other colors that correlate with specific responses. The Center for Health Design (CHD) defines evidence-based design as “the process of basing decisions about the built … Continue reading PAINT COLOR PSYCHOLOGY | Inside Medical Offices

STARTUP: Finding Capital To Startup Your Direct Pay Clinic in a Tough Economy

By Michael Tetreault, Editor-In-Chief SPRING/SUMMER 2014 – Although concierge medical clinics and direct primary care doctors offices are popping up across the country, some hopeful owners are still struggling to get financing, and this has many “docpreneurs” wondering how to go about getting the cash they need to either start or maintain their medical business. These days, the application to secure a business loan is extensive and … Continue reading STARTUP: Finding Capital To Startup Your Direct Pay Clinic in a Tough Economy