Tag Archives: Accountable Care Act

Achieving Obamacare Goals without ObamaCare

Many believe that the free market is the best solution for effectively solving our health care problems, instead of government intervention. Concierge medicine offers up the private concierge doctor as a solution for primary care access and quality of care. John Goodman takes a look at another free market solution presenting itself in the growing […]

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What’s Ahead for the Affordable Care Act in 2013?

By Lisa Zamosky, WebMD Health News, April 3, 2013 Health Care Reform: A Guide to Health Insurance & Affordable Care Act This month marks the third anniversary of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act becoming law. Consumers have gained access to many new benefits under the law since it was passed in 2010. They include free […]

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Hitting Quality Standards May Pit Docs Against Patients

By David Pittman, Washington Correspondent, MedPage Today, March 15th, 2013 BOSTON — Physicians who push hard to meet popular quality standards may be going against their patients’ wishes regarding certain medical treatments, two physician advocates said here. The threat of getting getting publicly labeled as a bad doctor — or having payments docked by Medicare or […]

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Concierge Medicine – Direct Primary Care: Trickle-Up Economics

Concierge Medicine – Direct Primary Care: Trickle-Up Economics March 12, 2013 | Rob Lamberts, MD | PhysBizTech It’s been a month since I started my new practice. We are up to nearly 150 patients now, and aside from the cost to renovate my building, our revenue has already surpassed our spending. The reason this is possible […]

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