Archive for September 9th, 2012

Doctors Craft New Business Model

Sunday, September 9th, 2012

The medical care market is increasingly becoming like the real estate market:  you get what you pay for.  The top complaints from patients regarding  doctor visits typically include long waits for just a few minutes of doctor face  time, impersonal care, lack of appointments and slack follow up.

AND WITH OBAMACARE KICKING IN FULL FORCE IN 16 MONTHS, WAITING TIMES AND ACCESS WILL BE AKIN TO VISITING YOUR LOCAL POST OFFICE……………..

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Direct Contracting With Businesses By Family Physicians

Sunday, September 9th, 2012

Family Physicians have often looked at direct contracting with businesses as a way to bypass the insurance industry’s control of the revenue stream.

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Primary Care Direct Model – Neither Insurance Nor Health Plan

Sunday, September 9th, 2012

A new model of health care delivery — direct primary care — could be déjà  vu for some Californians, a retreat to the past when insurance wasn’t a part of  the health care equation. Direct primary care emphasizes prevention and a  reduction in the use of “downstream services” — treating symptoms rather than  the problems themselves.

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