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New health care model given legal clearance to be tested in Missoula

A new, monthly fee-based health care model that does away with insurance billing got legal approval from Montana’s top insurance watchdog this week to be rolled out by a Missoula company. CostCare, a Missoula-based medical walk-in clinic, will be changing its Mullan Road location to the new system, called direct primary care, on the first […]

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eMedical Fusion Now Offers Practice Software To Concierge Medicine and Direct Pay Providers

LAS VEGAS and NEW YORK, Dec. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Integrative medical doctors and wellness providers attending the World Congress on Anti-aging Medicine this weekend at the Sands Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada may hit the jackpot without ever stepping foot in a casino. eMedicalFusion, http://www.emedicalfusion.com the practice management software company is introducing the latest version of […]

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Concierge Medicine: Doctors keep it simple, ditch insurance

By: MARY ELLEN SCHNEIDER, Family Practice News Digital Network Millions of Americans are eligible for health insurance for the first time through the Affordable Care Act, but a small segment of doctors say they want out of the third-party payer system. The practice models vary considerably, from low-overhead cash practices to direct primary care. But the […]

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Carr Medical Specialties Opens Concierge Medical Clinic in Lutherville, MD

Niche Physician-Access for Northern Baltimore County Residents Lutherville, MD (PRWEB) October 07, 2013 A concierge medicine clinic focused on internal medicine will open in Lutherville, MD, on October 14th. Carr Medical Specialties, led by Dr. Kevin L. Carr, will offer comprehensive personalized care in the field of internal medicine, providing services such as same or next […]

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Time for Concierge Medicine? The Mid-Size Practice May Be In Trouble.

BY DANIEL OH IN UNCATEGORIZED — 10 OCT, 2013  Thanks to the Affordable Care Act, the healthcare market is responding by offering cheaper outpatient services in pharmacy chains like CVS and Walgreens. This recent Forbes article details the rise of walk-in clinics and urgent care centers popping up at pharmacies everywhere. The way things are trending, the market share […]

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Michigan Debates Primary Care

By Michigan state senator Patrick Colbert In March of 2014, Michigan will join 25 other states in the implementation of the Medicaid Expansion component of Obamacare. Supporters of this expansion maintain that it will expand coverage, save the state money, and address uncompensated care at hospitals which drives up insurance costs for everyone in our […]

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Arizona Concierge Doctor Flips to Direct Primary Care

Doctor Explains New Practice To Local Seniors By Stephanie Bunker for Moapa Valley Press, September 11, 2013 Dr. Michael Gorman, of Mesquite, paid a visit to the Overton Senior Center on Thursday to answer questions and explain details of a new type of practice he plans to open this fall, Direct Primary Care. The Seniors […]

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