Tag: canada

AFRICA | World News: The concept of boutique healthcare: Concierge Medical Practice ~Johannesburg, South Africa

By Informa Life Sciences, Johannesburg, South Africa In the cattle-call of modern medicine, where health maintenance organisations (HMO) are controlling the purse strings, physicians cite dissatisfaction with managed care reimbursement contracts, the desire to lessen heavy patient loads, free the practice from dependency on insurance reimbursement, reduce paperwork, […]

CMT CANADA: EliteHealth Selected by Colas Group for Executive Wellness Exams for its USA and Canada-Based Executives

MIAMI, May 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — EliteHealth (www.elitehealth.com), a South Florida-based leading provider of Executive Wellness and Concierge Medicine, recently hosted the Colas Group, a leader in transportation, construction and maintenance, during a visit from its US and Canada Executives on April 20, 2015 through April 22, 2015 for […]

CANADA: Some physicians get around the letter of the law by charging “annual fees” as part of a comprehensive package of services they offer their patients. Such charges are completely optional and can only be for non-essential health options.

Kathleen O’Grady and Noralou Roos, PhD | Policy | September 14, 2014 The Canadian health care system is often held up as an example to model or to avoid at all costs in the debates on health care in America, and elsewhere.  Yet there are a startling number […]