By Michael Tetreault, Editor JANUARY 17, 2018 – When DPC (Direct Primary Care) Physician readers were asked last month (Dec. 2017), “Do you plan to increase your monthly membership/subscription fee?”, nearly 37% of DPC Physicians polled said “NO. Staying the same as the 2015, 2016 and 2017 calendar years.” Additionally, 61% of DPC Physicians said… Read More ›
Edmonds, OD, FAAO explains a series of new delivery models that are termed, “nontraditional primary care.”
Scott A. Edmonds, OD, FAAO, focuses his blog on the role of the optometrist in health care reform – moving from primary eye care to primary health care. He is the chief medical officer of MARCH Vision Care, the co-director of the Low Vision/Contact Lens Service at Wills Eye Institute in Philadelphia and a member… Read More ›
Click Here to Play Video … By Michael Tetreault, Editor-in-Chief June 5, 2018 – If you sat in a chair from the early 90’s, how does that make you feel? If you sat on a brand new chair you hand-picked from a new furniture store … a chair that had a purpose, a design and… Read More ›
Onlookers Are Observing DPC Commentary and Passion Online, good and yes, vehement. Rhetoric Is Passionate, however, DPC Comments Should Empathize, Uplift.
A personal challenge: Say something positive about your colleagues outside of DPC too. Patients are reading what you write and post online. Are you proud of your words and do you use appropriate language AND are you respectful of others and their opinions? What you write on Twitter or article comment sections gets read, shared… Read More ›
New! EP. 128 | DocPreneur Podcast | Dr. Blair Brengle a DPC Family Physician “I don’t feel like I go into work every day.”
“It’s an absolute joy to practice medicine. I don’t feel like I go into work every day. I go to do something I love.” By Michael Tetreault, Editor/The DPC Journal/Concierge Medicine Today & Host of The DocPreneur Podcast Interview Duration: 1-Hour, 5-Minutes SUMMER 2018 – Today we sit down with Dr. Blair Brengle of Brengle… Read More ›
On The DocPreneur Podcast Today: Michael Tetreault, Editor, The DPC Journal/CMT/Host, DocPreneur Podcast Michael Hein, MD, MS, MHCM, FACP Co-Founder, KPI Ninja Vineeth Yeddula, PMP, CLSSMBB, CMQ/OE, Co-Founder, KPI Ninja Justin Horn, CSFS, SENIOR CONSULTANT, HEALTHCARE STRATEGY/Employee Benefits/Group Health Risk Consultant, Holmes Murphy & Associates We discuss the following topics in… Read More ›
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DPCJ Poll + INFOGRAPHICS: “Did you go into debt to start your DPC practice?” If so, how much still remains?
One of the riskiest times for any business especially those in the direct-pay, private medical marketplace is when it first opens. In the first two years, three of every ten start ups go out of business according to the US SBA. Keep expenses down. Look for every possible way to save. This will allow you to keep going longer, hopefully until… Read More ›