NEW, 2019 DPC Journal Reader Polling Stats | Business Education Infographic

(C) The Direct Primary Care Journal | The DPC Journal | All Rights Reserved. Duplication with Permission Only. Contact editor@directprimarycare.com for reprints. Fast Facts (More in the Infographic Below)   The average corporate worker sends and receives 105 emails each day. The latest DPC Journal polling among physician readers notes that nearly 46% of DPC Physician’s spend 1-3 hours per day sending/replying to patient emails. … Continue reading NEW, 2019 DPC Journal Reader Polling Stats | Business Education Infographic

Editor: “Back from Surgery.” — My true story … still ongoing. :)

By Michael Tetreault, Editor ‘Ain’t no way a DPC Doctor can fix this …’ Literally was the first thing I thought when I filleted the muscle, severed the two digital nerves in my thumb and the blood started gushing from the palm of my hand. “Honey, get your keys, we gotta go!” I said to my wife. A few paper towels, thoughts of ‘Did this … Continue reading Editor: “Back from Surgery.” — My true story … still ongoing. 🙂

Will email unlock the future of primary care?

Probably, but the fact that we don’t know yet has frustrated virtually every patient and many doctors Written by Tristan Bronca on November 26, 2018 for The Medical Post The irony of calling a 40-year-old, universal method of communication “the future” is not lost on us. But we at the Medical Post are proponents of news you can use and believe that in order to … Continue reading Will email unlock the future of primary care?

Apple and Aetna are teaming up on a new app, called Attain

According to CNBC, January 2019, The program is voluntary, and is eligible to Aetna members with an iPhone 5s or later. At the get-go, Aetna told CNBC that there will be 250,000 to 300,000 slots available, assigned on a first-come, first-serve basis. But as of the spring, employers that use Aetna as their health plan will have the option to buy additional slots for their … Continue reading Apple and Aetna are teaming up on a new app, called Attain