Tag: doctor shortage

San Diego: ‘Concierge medicine is, at its most basic, a return to the age when doctors made house calls and were paid directly by the patients they treated.’

By Paul Sisson Dec. 17, 2013 – Paying extra for better access to a doctor, often called concierge medicine, is growing in San Diego County. Experts say the reasons range from a long-standing dissatisfaction with traditional managed care to more immediate worries about a possible doctor shortage driven […]