By Robert E. Moffit, Ph.D.., Heritage Foundation June 26, 2013 – Among President Obama’s broken promises, there is this gem of June 15, 2009: “No matter how we reform health care, we will keep this promise: If you like your doctor, you will be able to keep your […]
By Chris Jacobs, The Foundry JUNE 19, 2013 – The Associated Press yesterday published an article that at first appears to contain exciting and important news: There’s good news for most companies that provide health benefits for their employees: America’s slowdown in medical costs may be turning into […]
JULY 2, 2013 — Here’s the current downside in concierge medicine: We’ve (Concierge Medicine Today and our research arm, The Concierge Medicine Research Collective) have been studying the demand for concierge, direct care, cash only and retainer-based medical models by consumers for many years. We’re finding that the […]
ACA regulations let people recruit their own physicians to meet requirements for such plans, but employers say this might come at an additional cost. By Jennifer Lubell amednews staff — June 17, 2013 – Washington Under an Affordable Care Act provision, physicians might play a key role in […]
A survey of hospital administrators and managers indicates large numbers of unfilled openings for physicians, providing choices in where — and how long — to work. By Sue Ter Maat, Amednews Staff — June 24, 2013 Physicians are in demand by many hospitals and health systems, and recruiters […]
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The number of retail health clinics will double between 2012 and 2015, according to a research brief from Accenture, Retail medical clinics: From Foe to Friend? published in June 2013. What are the driving market forces promoting the growth of retail clinics? Accenture points to a few key factors: […]
A report says clinics will double in number due to the Affordable Care Act and physician shortages, though some in the industry see less expansion. By Sue Ter Maat, Amednews Staff July 1, 2013 — The number of retail clinics will grow by more than 100% by the […]
More evidence emerges of the impact business and regulatory pressures have on doctors’ decisions to own a practice. By Bob Cook, Amednews Staff July 1, 2013 – The majority of physicians in practice are working for someone else rather than owning a practice, in large part because solo […]
Research and Markets: Guide to the Patient-Centered Medical Home: Metrics, Models and Engagement DUBLIN — Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/6dndl6/guide_to_the) has announced the addition of the “Guide to the Patient-Centered Medical Home: Metrics, Models and Engagement” report to their offering. The patient-centered medical home (PCMH) has become a hallmark […]