Tags » Direct Primary Care

DPC: A Consumer Choice Option in Health Care

By Daniel McCorry | Daniel McCorry is a graduate fellow in the Center for Health Policy Studies, of the Institute for Family, Community, and Opportunity, at The Heritage Foundation. 662 more words

Business

TECHNOLOGY: 'A key part of Cash-Pay Medicine business is based on making themselves available for consultation through all channels, including Skype/Facetime/Google Hangout meetings.'

Primary care doctors going into direct primary care are also joining the primary care telemedicine revolution; a key part of their business is based on making themselves available for consultation through all channels, including Skype/Facetime/Google Hangout meetings. 411 more words

Business

DUVEFELT, MD: A Swedish Country Doctor’s Proposal for Health Insurance Reform

By HANS DUVEFELT, MD

AUGUST 27, 2014 - In the forty years since I started medical school, I have worked in socialized medicine, student health, a cash-only practice and a traditional fee for service small group practice. 1,510 more words

Business

The slow, painful death of fee-for-service primary care

By Anne Zieger

August 14, 2014 - Over the last several years, there have been countless attempts to create new models for primary care, with ongoing efforts including the expansion of patient-centered medical homes, the emergence of the direct primary care model, the increasing availability of retail clinics and virtual primary care via smart phones, tablets and the web. 538 more words

National Headlines

TECHNOLOGY: Amazing Charts to Host Direct Primary Care Event at Pri-Med East

Clinicians Will Learn About Alternatives to Traditional Fee-for-Service Model and Meet Leading Experts in Direct Primary Care

BOSTON, MA — (Marketwired) — 08/26/14 – Amazing Charts, a leading developer of Electronic Health Record (EHR) systems for outpatient practices, will host a two-day learning and networking event focused on the Direct Primary Care (DPC) model of practice. 319 more words

Business

FORBES: 'Who Will Pay For Proactive Medicine?'

By Todd Hixon, Forbes, Contributor

AUGUST 29, 2014 - Last week I posted about the huge, neglected value of proactive medicine. Afterwards I talked with Bret Jorgensen, CEO of… 783 more words

Business