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Concierge Medicine Is Changing the Physician Practice Landscape

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It’s possible you haven’t yet heard of it, but you will: concierge medicine is the latest developing trend in healthcare. Also known as boutique medicine, concierge medicine is fighting back against a healthcare system that can leave both patients and physicians cold. Concierge medicine works like this: physicians charge an annual fee to each patient in their practice; fees can range from hundreds to tens of thousands of dollars. In exchange, patients get 24-hour access to their physician, including last-minute appointments and answers to medical questions. Plus, patients can expect more personalized visits, with appointments lasting nearly an hour.

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SOURCE: https://www.medicalbag.com/lifestyle/concierge-medicine-how-physicians-practice/article/790973/

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