Department of Justice | Doctors (eg 31) in seven states charged with prescribing pain killers for cash

Source: Department of Justice Office of Public Affairs FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, April 17, 2019 Appalachian Regional Prescription Opioid (ARPO) Strike Force Takedown Results in Charges Against 60 Individuals, Including 53 Medical Professionals Charges Involve Over 350 Thousand Prescriptions for Controlled Substances and Over 32 Million Pills; ARPO […]

Geraghty, MD, GISP: “Concierge medicine providers, focused on data-driven patient care, may do well to add location-based data analysis to their diagnostic mix.”

By Este Geraghty, MD, MS, MPH, GISP Concierge medicine, the practice of paying a membership fee to a doctor in exchange for priority care, has expanded steadily. The business model began to grow rapidly 10 years ago, and the industry publication Concierge Medicine Today pegs its annual growth […]

CMT SPOTLIGHT: Meet Dr. Michael Zachareas, who helps men in the Boston area seeking low testosterone treatment (also known as testosterone replacement therapy or TRT)

How Boston Vitality Is Offering Professional Men’s Health Care Dr. Michael Zachareas tells Patch why Boston Vitality considers itself a leader in low testosterone treatment in the Boston area. By Patch Spotlights, Patch Staff | Apr 5, 2019 12:54 pm ET Boston Vitality is the private office of […]

JOB OPENING | Physician | FT | Fishers, IN

Type of Job Full Time Job Location Fishers, IN | Did you know: Fishers is the sixth-largest city in Indiana by population (91,832). Just Outside Indianapolis, IN. Company Name Priority Physicians About the Company Founded in 2002, Priority Physicians has been Indiana’s premier provider of direct primary care […]

Banking + Doctors News | Scotiabank Healthcare+ Physician Banking Program Offers Unique Solutions for Physicians at Every Stage of Their Career

TORONTO, March 27, 2019 /CNW/ – Scotiabank today announced Scotiabank Healthcare+ Physician Banking Program (“the Program”), a robust suite of banking services tailored to Canadian physicians at every stage of their careers. Developed in collaboration with MD Financial Management (“MD”), the only national financial services firm exclusively dedicated to […]

CVS offers cannabis-based goods

CVS has started selling cannabidiol products, with topicals such as lotions and sprays offered in eight states: Alabama, California, Colorado, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland and Tennessee. Cannabis retailer Curaleaf Holdings also announced its products will be sold in over 800 CVS stores. The market for CBD, which does […]

APP + AI | Personal trainer and gym on your smartphone

World’s first virtual personal trainer counts reps and provides feedback using just a smartphone World’s first virtual personal trainer will count your reps and provide real-time audio feedback, using just a smartphone AI is disrupting the fitness industry and democratising access to professional training worldwide New York, March […]

SURVEY | Heal’s ‘First-time Patient’ Survey Proves Doctor House Calls Relieve Urgent Care and Emergency Room Inconvenience and Cost

Heal User Survey and Peer-Reviewed Journal Validate Disruptive Power of Doctor House Calls –Revealing Higher Patient Satisfaction, Continued Cost Savings, and Significant Time Savings LOS ANGELES – March 14, 2019 – Heal, the market-leader in doctor house calls, today announced the results of its 2019 first-time patient user survey. […]

CMT SPOTLIGHT | Dr. Roxana Rhodes Transitions Medical Practice from Traditional Model to Customized Concierge Practice

New structure allows member-patients 24/7 access to primary care physician. AUSTIN, Texas, Feb. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Dr. Roxana Rhodes ( recently restructured her office into a concierge Membership Practice as a way to provide a higher level of personalized health care. The newly dubbed Partners-in-Health seeks to […]

“This is the type of care I had long sought to provide my patients, with unrushed visits and direct availability whenever and wherever they need me, whether it’s the middle of the night or at the hospital,” said Dr. Englund

Specialdocs Consultants continues to facilitate Houston’s concierge medicine momentum MARCH 30, 2019 – Houston, Texas stands out as a pivotal force in the rapidly-expanding concierge medicine movement. The city is home to the Texas Medical Center, one of the largest medical complexes in the world, and local physicians […]