According to a survey from Accenture, the number of independent physicians in the United States has decreased significantly. In 2000, roughly 57 percent of all doctors were independent; 2012, that dropped to just 36 percent. The Accenture survey credits the change to the rising model of private or subscription-based medication, which offers a more personalized […]
Part of the reason you became a physician is likely because you really wanted to help people. Through your traditional practice, you have probably had the chance to help thousands of patients. While that kind of reach is outstanding, it can also be overwhelming. In fact, large patient panels are one of the reasons that […]
Did you make a New Year’s resolution to be healthier? According to a report in Forbes magazine, only about 8 percent of people will keep their resolutions. Experts suggest keeping the goal simple, which is why we have put together a short checklist of items you can do this year to boost your health:
Get a […]
There was a time when private medicine was a privilege reserved only for the rich and famous—the idea of paying a doctor a retainer that could run several thousand dollars a month was out of reach for most middle-class families in America. As the healthcare landscape has shifted over the past couple of decades and more […]
Contains a Formula that will allow beginners and veterans to determine if it’s time to change your membership fee
Article written by Sonja Horner
Just like your car, your concierge medicine practice may be due for a price check-up. Whether you are starting your concierge medical practice or if you are a veteran, it’s important to confirm […]
Private medicine probably has a lot more to offer than you would imagine. Many people may think that only the wealthy can afford the personal attention offered through private medicine, but the truth is that it is an affordable approach to what is often considered better treatment.
As more and more people realize the efficacy of […]
If you are a physician that operates a traditional medical practice and you’re thinking about converting it to a private medicine practice, or you’re a new primary care physician just starting out, there are a few things you should know to ensure that your practice is as successful as possible. Here are seven tips to […]
As the healthcare landscape continues to shift many people have perceptions about certain things that are just not accurate. Concierge medicine is a perfect example of this—a service that was once provided almost exclusively to wealthy clients has changed dramatically in the past 10 years to include more and more options that are affordable for […]
Knock, knock. Who’s there? Why, it’s your doctor!
Believe it or not, the at-home doctor’s visit is not only returning, but the industry appears to be growing. In a world where patients spend more time in a waiting room than they do in front of the doctor, the in-home care model is a breath of fresh […]