TRENDING STORY: “Doctors and The Church of Private Medicine.”

‘Concierge Medicine (regardless of its form) is not the right career path for every doctor … and that’s okay. But for the thousands of doctors out there … you need to look at the career path you are on and choose which path you want to go. Otherwise, the day is soon coming that you will lose your right to complain any longer … and … Continue reading TRENDING STORY: “Doctors and The Church of Private Medicine.”

SCHIMPFF, MD: “Saving Relationship Medicine with Direct Primary Care.”

By Dr. Stephen Schimpff JULY 11, 2015 – The fundamental problem in health care delivery today is a highly dysfunctional payment system that leads to higher costs, lesser quality and reduced satisfaction. It also means less time between doctor and patient with the loss of “relationship medicine.” The core problem? Price controls and regulations that reduce the trust and core interactions between doctor and patient. … Continue reading SCHIMPFF, MD: “Saving Relationship Medicine with Direct Primary Care.”

FLORIDA: HB 545, House OKs telehealth bill but controversial reimbursement issue is looming

By Christine Jordan Sexton March 12, 2015 –  A House healthcare panel approved a telehealth bill on Thursday but there were warnings that the measure isn’t “floor ready.” The reason? The bill, HB 545, has no requirement that government or third parties reimburse doctors and healthcare providers for rendering telehealth services. “I’m concerned the bill says nothing about reimbursement and holds no third party (accountable),” … Continue reading FLORIDA: HB 545, House OKs telehealth bill but controversial reimbursement issue is looming

15 DPC Practice Management Tips To Enhance Profit

By Michael Tetreault, Editor in Chief MARCH 4, 2015 – A significant portion of the upcoming 2015 DPC Journal’s 2015 DPC Annual Report and Market Trends Summary this year was spent talking to our readers who are patients and consumers of Direct Primary Care across the country. They shared enthusiastic stories of how it is changing their life, how refreshing it is to be able … Continue reading 15 DPC Practice Management Tips To Enhance Profit