6 things to know about concierge medicine http://www.chicagotribune.com/health/sns-201210020000–tms–premhnstr–k-j20121003-20121003,0,6268992.story chicagotribune.com By Lisa Gerstner, Kiplinger Personal Finance Premium Health News Service 3:05 AM CDT, October 4, 2012 You can avoid packed waiting rooms–if you’re […]
Source: http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/2012/sep/29/doctor-facing-rising-costs-wont-accept/ Saturday, September 29th, 2012 Rent, utilities and lab bills inch upward every year, one Chattanooga doctor says, but his Medicare reimbursements don’t budge. Every day he faces a choice: Zip […]
Source: http://ipmimagazine.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=1030:europ-assistance-canada-introduces-medical-concierge-program&catid=46:emergency-medical-and-travel-assistance-news&Itemid=66 New program designed to help Canadians manage their healthcare and wellness Europ Assistance Canada (EA Canada) has introduced the EA Medical Concierge Program, a health management and assistance program that […]
The demand for health care under ObamaCare will increase dramatically. The supply of physicians won’t. Get ready for a two-tier system of medical care.
By JOHN C. GOODMAN August 14, 2012, 7:19 p.m. ET — Are you having trouble finding a doctor who will see you? If not, give it another year and a half. A […]
By Anna Gorman, Los Angeles Times Some physicians in solo practice, frustrated by long hours and less time with patients, opt for so-called concierge medicine. Critics say it could reduce access to […]