Doctors Shun Insurance, Offering Care for Cash By ALEXA URA APRIL 10, 2014 – LAREDO, Tex. — For 12 hours a day, the waiting room at Dr. Gustavo Villarreal’s family practice is […]
NY TIMES, TEXAS: Dr. Clare Hawkins, president of the Texas Academy of Family Physicians. “Direct primary care goes in the other direction.”
By Jackie Farwell, BDN Staff APRIL 15, 2014 – SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine — Roxanne Pettigrow has no health insurance. But the Gorham woman visits her doctor in South Portland every few weeks, paying […]
TECHNOLOGY: Doctor On Demand, a free-to-download/subscription-fee-free app that enables you to video chat with a doctor for $40. Doctors are able to diagnose, treat and prescribe certain medications. Right now, the app is available in 30 states.
Doctor On Demand Need the services of a doctor, but don’t have time to actually see one in person? Enter Doctor On Demand, a free-to-download/subscription-fee-free app that enables you to video chat […]
By Brian Gans, Second year medical student at Penn State Hershey APRIL 13, 2014 – When the global financial system collapsed in 2007-2008, a lot of people were completely shocked. However, there […]