National Headlines

“Indeed the existence, and more importantly the essence, of the practice of concierge medicine in today’s society is not so much confusing as it is mostly an unknown.”

Barbara Taylor-Cox, M.D., is the founder and owner of Personal Pediatrics of Houston, where she has practiced solo pediatric medicine for 30 years. She is also the host of the “Healthy Kids, Happy Kids” podcast.
By Barbara Taylor-Cox  – Guest Contributor |

I had a pivotal conversation with a colleague of mine about five years ago. He was lamenting over the fact that he wears a stop watch around his neck that alarms every seven minutes reminding him to proceed to the next patient room in his already overloaded schedule as a family practitioner. I could certainly relate to his plight, as could many of our fellow physicians practicing solo primary care medicine.

READ MORE …

SOURCE: https://www.bizjournals.com/houston/news/2018/05/15/op-ed-houstonians-need-to-embrace-concierge.html

Categories: National Headlines

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s