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More Pressure on PCPs to Reduce Hospital Readmissions

By Paul Cerrato, MA, Medscape

March 04, 2015

More Responsibility for Primary Care

As if primary care physicians (PCPs) didn’t already feel overloaded with responsibilities ranging into increasingly more areas, another head of pressure for them is gaining steam. 1,602 more words

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FORBES: How Telemedicine Can Kill You.

Telemedicine will, in time, transform the delivery of healthcare for the betterment of individuals and society. However, there is a dark side to telemedicine.

By Russ Alan Prince, Forbes, Contributor… 426 more words

FINANCIAL TIMES: 'Concierge Medicine Can Fill Health Care Gaps.'

By Murray Coleman

March 5, 2015 – Concierge medicine used to be a perk reserved for the super-rich. No more. When clients worry that spiraling health care costs will undermine their retirement, advisor Matthew Brennan steers them away from traditional medical coverage and toward concierge doctors who work on retainer. 877 more words

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MDVIP Spokeswoman: 'MDVIP intends to appeal the decision.'

Concierge physicians rattled by $8.5 million liability award

By Andis Robeznieks  | February 18, 2015

A Florida jury awarded an $8.5 million judgment against the MDVIP concierge-medicine network in a case that may have hinged on marketing practice as much as it did on medical malpractice. 1,000 more words

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The “Cashification” of Healthcare

By David Brooks

FEBRUARY 9, 2015 - It’s understandable that so many people automatically assume that health insurance provides a benefit. After all, we’ve been conditioned for so long to think that insurance, through some arrangement with our employer, is actually picking up the tab. 1,482 more words

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One Medical in AZ: San Francisco physician group enters Arizona with Dignity Health partnership.

By Angela Gonzales, Senior Reporter- Phoenix Business Journal

FEBRUARY 10, 2015 – One Medical Group is making its Arizona debut, signing the Arizona Diamondbacks as its first customer in the state. 298 more words

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One Medical in AZ: San Francisco physician group enters Arizona with Dignity Health partnership.

By Angela Gonzales, Senior Reporter- Phoenix Business Journal

FEBRUARY 10, 2015 – One Medical Group is making its Arizona debut, signing the Arizona Diamondbacks as its first customer in the state. 298 more words

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