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Gleneagles Family Medicine Associates Brings Choices in Medical Care to Huntsville Area Patients

Becomes first practice in Alabama to offer innovative Hybrid model from Concierge Choice Physicians HUNTSVILLE, ALA. — When Dr. Michael Carter and Dr. Brooke Uptagrafft measured the average time they were spending with each of their patients, they realized something had to change. Along with the practice’s senior partner, Dr. Tim Howard, the two are physicians […]

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Concierge Medicine Webinar: The Economics of Concierge Care

Concierge Medicine Webinar offered by Concierge Choice Physicians Tuesday, August 6 at 8:30 p.m. EDT/7:30 p.m. CDT/5:30 p.m. PDT ROCKVILLE CENTRE, N.Y. — While thousands of physicians are retiring, quitting medicine or selling their practices, the majority of remaining independent physicians want to stay that way.1 Concierge Choice PhysiciansTM (CCP), the pioneer in the innovative […]

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Doctors Transform How They Practice Medicine With Concierge Care

By Ankita Rao published on KHN, Kaiser Health News, May 15th 2013 Dr. Thomas Bellavia transformed his traditional medical practice in Hasbrouck Heights, N.J., into a so-called medical home where patients are seen by teams of doctors and nurses.  He says it has paid off in better, more coordinated care for his patients and healthier […]

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Rise in Concierge Medicine Draws Scrutiny

Once again the concierge medicine community draws some questions about its reduced practice sizes and direct pay model. It is unfortunate that the failures of  the health care system as a whole are pinned on doctors and patients that leave the system. Concierge medicine is not for every patient nor every doctor. Patients need care today and […]

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Mayo Clinic Joins Concierge Medicine

Mayo Clinic Targets Ultra-Wealthy with Concierge Medicine The Mayo Clinic, one of the nation’s most prominent hospitals, is starting to flex its muscle in the field of medical concierge medicine services for the wealthy. MAY 3, 2013 • RAYMOND FAZZI on Private Wealth The Rochester, Minn.-based hospital this year started to ramp up efforts to […]

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Concierge Medicine Practice Offers Care For Flat Fee

Concierge Medicine: When doc is always in, patient care wins Lisa Bernard-Kuhn, nky.com, March 17, 2013 Dr. Jerry Tolbert says he’s gotten back a precious asset that physicians across the country are scrambling to find: More time with patients. Less than two years ago, the Burlington-based doctor struck out with his son Dr. Gerry Tolbert […]

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Interview: How Can Doctors Offer Direct Primary Care- Concierge Medicine for Employers with MedLion CEO

By Mary Pat Whaley, FACMPE, CPE, http://www.managemypractice.com, April 4, 2013 Staying with the theme of practice models (Direct Primary Care-Concierge Medicine) for independent physicians, here’s an interview with Samir Qamar, MD of MedLion. Mary Pat: You are the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of MedLion, as well as a practicing Family Physician. Tell us your […]

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Concierge Choice Physicians Introduces First Hybrid Concierge Medicine Program for Specialists

Concierge Choice Physicians Introduces First Hybrid Concierge Medicine Program for Specialists ROCKVILLE CENTRE, N.Y., Apr 02, 2013 (BUSINESS WIRE) — The nation’s pioneer in hybrid concierge medicine, Concierge Choice Physicians(TM)(CCP), has introduced the first targeted and viable concierge program for specialists, including cardiologists, gynecologists, rheumatologists, gastroenterologists and geriatricians. Called Concierge Choice SpecialtyCare(SM), the new program […]

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