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NEW BOOK by Dr. Jordan Grumet: “I Am Your Doctor” - implies not a fact but a responsibility that he accepts when you come to him ...

By Stephen C Schimpff, MD

APRIL 8, 2015 – Book Review – Readers of my posts know that I am a strong advocate for primary care and especially a primary care physician (PCP) that provides each patient with sufficient time. 741 more words

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PPACA hasn’t flooded waiting rooms, Average wait times have actually fallen ... attributed in part, to Retail and Concierge Medicine ...~cited Vitals

PPACA hasn’t flooded waiting rooms

Average wait times have actually fallen …

Factors that could be contributing to shorter wait times, cited by Vitals, included: Increased use of alternative care facilities, like… 309 more words

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Telemedicine: Creator Of New Private Wealth. ~Forbes

By  Russ Alan Prince, Forbes, Contributor

APRIL 15, 2015 – The future of healthcare delivery is telemedicine. However, the business models that will dominate the industry fostering better healthcare and creating tremendous new private wealth have yet to be determined. 352 more words

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We’re approaching the end of the generalist PCP model ... 'We see four emerging PCP identities ...' ~A.B.G.

By The Advisory Board Company

FALL 2014 – One critical outcome of designing the clinical workforce for three distinct clinical products is the end of the traditional primary care practice model. 201 more words

A Disruptive Practice: Lawmakers Consider Direct Payments To Primary Care Doctors

By Lynn Hatter

APRIL 13, 2015 – It’s a year of disruption in Florida. Bills targeting the ride-share service Uber, and the room share system Air B&B are moving. 634 more words

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MISSOURI: Legislation Approved to Allow for New Model of Medical Care (HB 769)

Legislation Approved to Allow for New Model of Medical Care (HB 769)

Wednesday, April 8, 2015
By Rep. Patricia Pike

With the goal of putting the emphasis in health care back on the well-being of the patient and the patient’s relationship with his or her physician, the Missouri House approved legislation this week to pave the way for a Direct Primary Care model of health care delivery. 150 more words

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