The yearly fee is $1,650. That fee also enables LaMonda, and other MDVIP doctors, access to lab tests that LaMonda states insurance refuses to cover. The extensive yearly exam includes numerous labs and in depth screenings. LaMonda hopes to be able to catch and address health issues before […]
By Heather Sullivan RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) — August 8, 2011 – Markel Corporation just bought a concierge medical group based in Richmond called PartnerMD. Concierge medicine is a new trend where you don’t have to wait to see the doctor and can even call them on their cell […]
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Step One in Starting Your Concierge Medicine or DPC Practice Right By Michael Tetreault, Editor-In-Chief MAY 31, 2013 – If you are one of the thousands of physicians, emergency room doctors or recent medical school graduates currently considering starting up a direct…
IOWA: Dr. Ingram said that’s the way medicine used to be and the concept might be restarting an old trend. “We try to make it fit into your lifestyle instead of disrupt it,” said Ingram. “You call the office, you call my cellphone, you text me, email me and we set something up.”
New clinic offers concierge medical services By Kim St. Onge MARCH 11, 2014 – WEST DES MOINES, Iowa — Imagine being able to text or call your doctor on his or her personal cellphone and get in for an appointment within 24 hours. That’s the concept behind one […]
LATINA Style, Inc Features South Florida Concierge Medical Practice … ‘”Latinas are likely to develop heart disease 10 years earlier than Caucasian women,” explains Dr. Sizemore-Ruiz, which means that Latinas need to start paying attention to their heart at an early age.’
Heart Disease, the Silent Killer Simple lifestyle changes can prevent heart disease By Nilda Melissa Diaz Heart disease steals the life of one out of every four women in the United States. Its presence is often confused with something else, misunderstood or simply ignored, and doing nothing to […]
GEORGIA: “There’s a $135-a-month fee,” says Dr. Stephen Carson. “That covers an annual wellness exam, a very detailed, comprehensive physical exam. We perform an EKG. We perform a spirometry. We perform an ABI, a circulation test. We give a vision screening and a hearing screening.”
DOCTOR ON CALL: New style of medical practice promises greater attention, more personal care By Charles Oliver March 8, 2014 – Call it the wave of the future or maybe a return to ancient practice. Dr. Stephen Carson’s medical practice sounds a little like both. Carson sees a […]
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By John W. Mitchell, SPPR, CMT Contributor MARCH 10, 2014 – An important factor in the success or failure of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) will hinge on one of the most fundamental of economic laws: supply and demand. All the new patients gaining access to the health […]
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CVS plans to open up at least 150 new MinuteClinic locations this year and is now testing telehealth at more than two-dozen sites.
CVS Caremark’s MinuteClinic testing telehealth at 28 sites. WOONSOCKET, R.I. — February 11, 2014 — Forging ahead on its longer-term goal of creating a national platform to support primary care, CVS Caremark plans to open up at least 150 new MinuteClinic locations this year and is now testing telehealth […]