Tag: direct care

‘The rise and further rise of Concierge Medicine.’ – British Medical Journal

Feature Concierge medicineBMJ 2013; 347 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.f6465 (Published 28 October 2013) Cite this as: BMJ 2013;347:f6465 By Leigh Page, freelance healthcare and business writer – leighpage@comcast.net Leigh Page finds that as US healthcare expands, direct pay or “concierge medicine” practices are gaining a foothold by meeting a few […]

Key Performance Indicators and Your Concierge-Style and Direct Care Medical Practice’s Success

Written By Michael Tetreault, Editor, Concierge Medicine Today Key Performance Indicators (KPI), also known as Key Success Indicators (KSI), help a concierge medical practice define and measure progress toward organizational goals (Source: About.com). Once a private practice has analyzed its mission, identified all its audience, and defined its […]

FORBES: “I think concierge medicine is not for the elite few. We all could have a concierge doctor if we freed doctors and patients to relate the way other professionals and their clients relate.” -Goodman

By John C. Goodman Contributor, Forbes SEPTEMBER 12, 2014 – Only 6 percent of doctors are happy with their jobs, according to one survey. They commit suicide at twice the rate of the general population. Over half are unsure they would recommend the practice of medicine to young […]