Physicians for Informed Consent Releases Information Statement About Vaccines and Immunocompromised Schoolchildren

The Immunocompromised Schoolchildren Risk Group Information Statement was developed to address concerns about risks that the vaccination status of schoolchildren might pose to their immunocompromised classmates. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 2, 2018 Contact: pr@picphysicians.org Newport Beach, Calif. — The nonprofit organization, Physicians for Informed Consent (PIC), has released an information statement entitled “Vaccines: What About Immunocompromised Schoolchildren?” Because immunocompromised schoolchildren are among the most vulnerable children in … Continue reading Physicians for Informed Consent Releases Information Statement About Vaccines and Immunocompromised Schoolchildren

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”

Georgia-based Piedmont Healthcare, said that Piedmont is currently working on a price transparency initiative

By Alexandria Wilson Pecci, HealthLeaders Media July 08, 2018 – Publicly listing prices for common surgeries helped to boost revenue and patient satisfaction. That’s the finding from a small study of ambulatory surgical centers across the country by researchers from Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore. READ FULL STORY … SOURCE: https://www.medpagetoday.com/publichealthpolicy/generalprofessionalissues/73895?xid=nl_mpt_DHE_2018-07-11&eun=g735714d0r&pos=5&utm_source=Sailthru&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Daily%20Headlines%202018-07-11&utm_term=Daily%20Headlines%20-%20Active%20User%20-%20180%20days Continue reading Georgia-based Piedmont Healthcare, said that Piedmont is currently working on a price transparency initiative

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 Stats, “DPC Fees Creeping Into Concierge Medicine Territory”