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Docs’ Medicare Pay Totals Now Public

By David Pittman, Washington Correspondent, MedPage Today WASHINGTON — APRIL 9, 2014 — For the first time, totals of what Medicare pays individual healthcare providers is now freely available to download and browse on a government website. Patients, other healthcare providers, journalists, and anybody else willing to sift […]

MEDCITY NEWS: ‘I’d actually be happy to pay an extra $199 or even more for a real improvement. And if my current doctor switched to a concierge practice model I’d go with her and pay more. But the concierge model as a whole has a lot to prove before it really catches on.’

Cut-rate concierge medicine? One Medical resorts to discounting By David E. Williams  January 30, 2014 – I have mixed views about concierge medicine. On the one hand I like the idea of higher service levels for patients and the ability for doctors to practice medicine the way they […]

Google : MedLion Direct Primary Care Partners with Helpouts by Google to Give Patients Live Video Appointments

MedLion Direct Primary Care Partners with Helpouts by Google to Give Patients Live Video Appointments MedLion Management, Inc. Signs with Google’s Helpouts for Telemedicine Services. Las Vegas, NV — April 02, 2014 — MedLion Management, Inc., a national leader in the movement to improve Direct Primary Care, announced […]

POLL: 5 Years After Opening Your Concierge Practice, Would You Say That You Are More or Less Satisfied Than Practicing In A Traditional Manner?

Originally posted on The Concierge Medicine Research Collective | Est. 2007:
5 Years After Opening Your Concierge-Style or Cash-Based Medical Practice, Would You Say That You Are More or Less Satisfied Than Practicing In A Traditional, Insurance-based, managed care manner? (C) 2014 All Rights Reserved. Concierge Medicine Research Collective |…