By Rachida Essadiq Feb 18, 2014 – Business savvy physicians making the switch to concierge medicine are changing the face of healthcare- one subscription at a time. The concept behind concierge medicine is simple: patients pay a monthly “subscription” fee to a physician, sometimes with a small “per […]
LIPTON on Hybrid Concierge Care: ‘hybrid concierge care, is realizing its highest level of success and growth since it began over thirteen years ago. And we expect this trend to continue …’
By Wayne Lipton FEBRUARY 28, 2014 – It’s no surprise that more and more physicians are turning to concierge practice models, particularly hybrid models. But did you know that more patients are joining concierge programs than ever before? We work with large- and small-physician practices from coast to […]
United Kingdom: “Family doctors end up becoming the ones to deliver free concierge services,” says Dr. Satish Bhardwaj of Goodman’s Clinic, New Delhi.
PRESCRIPTIONS: When in doubt, get yourself tested By Ritu Bhatia February 19, 2014 – It’s hard to avoid judging my chain-smoking friend H when he lapses into a coughing fit. I bite my lip, but still can’t help asking when he had his last medical checkup. The question […]
FLORIDA: ‘Rushed is how Doctor Cooper felt before he added concierge service to his cardiology and internal medicine practice last year …’
By Isabel Mascarenas Sarasota, Florida — FEB. 26, 2014 — Instead of Doctor Daniel Cooper’s patients seeing him, he’s the one making house calls. As he carries a large brown leather doctor’s bag, reminiscent of the ones used when doctors visited patients at home, Cooper stops by new […]
By David Pittman, Washington Correspondent, MedPage Today FEBRUARY 24, 2014 – The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) wants to remind patients and parents that they should avoid using retail-based health clinics, the organization said in an updated policy statement. The AAP has long opposed the use of retail clinics […]
Ringadoc’s phone concierge empowers patients with immediate, reliable access to their own trusted physician. Ringadoc’s Phone Concierge Makes Patients’ Own Doctors Virtually Available On Demand FEBRUARY 27, 2014 – Ringadoc, the industry leader in next generation patient-doctor communication tools, today introduced Ringadoc Phone Concierge, a virtual consultation service designed to introduce […]
TELE-MEDICINE: Connected Care Alliance (Alliance for Connected Care ), a diverse coalition of companies dedicated to patient access to care through advanced technology.
Not So Fast Washington, DC – Don’t Just Do Something, Stand There! Former Senators Tom Daschle, Trent Lott and John Breaux are co-chairmen of the Connected Care Alliance (Alliance for Connected Care ), a diverse coalition of companies dedicated to patient access to care through advanced technology. By […]
MEDICAL TOURISM: EMED Jamaica Announces Contract With Global Construction Giant VINCI — ‘Under this agreement VInci employees and contractors will have prompt access to EMED ground, air ambulance,medical technology and concierge medical services.’
EMED Jamaica Global Ltd.(EMED), Jamaica’s premier air ambulance and medical concierge company, announced that it has signed a multi-year agreement with Vinci Construction GrandProjets, the world’s largest construction company by revenue. Kingston, Jamaica (PRWEB) February 24, 2014 — EMED Jamaica announces contract with VINCI Construction Grands Projets EMED […]
DELAWARE: “My new practice allows me to have ample time with each patient to not only provide attention to the current state of their health, but to focus on proactive wellness and alternative therapies that will keep them as healthy as possible.”
Dr. Uday Jani introduces personalized care medical practice New concierge model incorporates traditional and integrative medicine Feb 21, 2014 – Uday Jani, MD, has transitioned his family medicine practice to a personalized care model, also known as concierge medical care. Based in Milton, Jani’s personalized care practice provides […]
MARCH 1, 2014 – Concierge Medicine Today (CMT) is asking it’s readers ‘What are the most influential “brand names” and “people” in the concierge medicine and direct healthcare marketplace. Some of the most popular brands readers have told us are listed below. What’s your opinion? Share it with […]