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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


TECHNOLOGY: MedLion Founder to Introduce Groundbreaking Telemedicine Exam Device MedWand on Indiegogo

MedWand Allows Patients to be Examined Anywhere Online, Turns Computers into Clinics

For Immediate Release to DPC Journal

Las Vegas, NV – April 15, 2015… 538 more words


The physician shortage is NOT a foregone conclusion ...

By Chas Roades, Chief Research Officer, The Advisory Board Company

FALL 2014 – For many organizations, physician strategy has been driven by fear of a looming physician shortage. 127 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


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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Senate passes bipartisan 'doc fix' Medicare bill

By Erin Kelly, USA TODAY

9:46 p.m. EDT April 14, 2015 – WASHINGTON – The Senate passed a bipartisan bill Tuesday to prevent a 21% cut in payments to doctors who treat Medicare patients just hours before that cut was to take effect. 742 more words