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Population-focused Concierge Medicine

Three Concierge Doctors take the Main Stage at the 2018 Concierge Medicine FORUM in Atlanta, GA, a three day conference bringing 30+ speakers, Physician faculty, nearly two dozen breakouts, lead-in workshops and more. http://www.ConciergeMedicineFORUM.com

10:15 AM on December 11, 2018 | By Aashika Nagarajan and Anna Yakovenko

ChenMed, for instance, operates clinics specifically for low-income seniors with complex, chronic conditions who are enrolled in Medicare Advantage plans. ChenMed’s services cater to this population’s need for enhanced access, convenience, and personalized care. In addition to providing the basic benefits of concierge medicine, such as increased physician availability and longer in-person visits, ChenMed clinics offer door-to-door transportation, on-site labs and pharmacies, access to a wide range of specialists, and a customized EHR designed for chronically ill patients.These innovative tactics have improved patient medication adherence, reduced hospital admissions and ED utilization, and increased patient satisfaction, proving ChenMed’s success in managing the health of a high-risk population under risk-based payment.

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SOURCE: https://www.advisory.com/research/market-innovation-center/the-growth-channel/2018/12/concierge-medicine