Category: Legal

MARYLAND INSURANCE ADMIN. REPORT: [2009] Report on “Retainer” or “Boutique” or “Concierge” Medical Practices and the Business of Insurance

By Maryland Insurance Administration In late 2008, the Maryland Insurance Administration (“MIA”) r eceived information about so- called “boutique”, “concierge” or “retainer” medical practices (hereinafter “retainer practice”) in which the patient pays an annual fee to a physicia n for certain services. To ascertain if these arrangements constitute […]