Concierge Care

EDITOR: “You have to define what “exceptional” means … | 8/16/2020

newseditorinchief Afternoon/PM Physician Perspectives PANEL Discussion Video Coming Soon! Stay Tuned to Our Facebook Page When It’s Posted! Title: TURNING DOWN THE NOISE: Industry Leaders In Precision Medicine & Concierge Care Share Their Unique Insights On How To Upgrade Your Practice To Compete In the Future (Moderator: Jim Eischen, Esq. with Panelists (left to right) Dr. Uday Jani; Dr. Joel Bessmer; Jim Eischen, Esq. (middle); Dr. Carrie Bordinko and Dr …

Dawn of the Virtual Medicare Advantage Plan from Alignment Health | HealthPayer Intelligence | 8/11/2020

Private Payers News Dawn of the Virtual Medicare Advantage Plan from Alignment Health The virtual Medicare Advantage plan incentivizes employing virtual care combined with personal interaction from concierge care and service. Source: Getty Images By August 11, 2020 - As part of its product and footprint expansion in 2021, Alignment Healthcare (“Alignment”) plans to launch a virtual Medicare Advantage plan, the payer announced on August 6. “Lack of care coordination and …

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A Biennial Recognition, Meet The Top Doctors In Concierge Medicine [25] of 2020-2021 | 8/9/2020

… one Physician in Washington, D.C. we talked to recently. “I’ve spent hours with Patients … and at the end of the day, people understand the value of that.” RELATED STORY Industry Perspective Patient Retention in Concierge Care FORDOCTORS FORPATIENTS EDITOR: Something Worth Reading, Why Do Patients Love or Leave A Concierge Medicine Physician? NEW! Latest Edition – Over 700+ Pages of Education, Tips, Tools, Strategies and Insight Into Concierge Medicine and Building …

(Trending) Expert Opinion: HRA Expansion Boosts Concierge Medical Care — but watch out … | 8/7/2020

and William H. Byrnes July 28, 2020 at 11:57 AM Think Advisor But watch out — the proposed regulations could affect HSA eligibility for some concierge care users. In the latest of a series of guidance that generally expands the availability and use of health reimbursement arrangements (HRAs), the IRS recently proposed regulations dealing with direct primary care arrangements. More commonly known as “concierge care,” a direct primary care arrangement allows …

(Trending) 213(d) of title 26: New IRS Rule Has Pros and Cons for Direct Primary Care | 8/7/2020

and William H. Byrnes July 28, 2020 at 11:57 AM Think Advisor But watch out — the proposed regulations could affect HSA eligibility for some concierge care users. In the latest of a series of guidance that generally expands the availability and use of health reimbursement arrangements (HRAs), the IRS recently proposed regulations dealing with direct primary care arrangements. More commonly known as “concierge care,” a direct primary care arrangement allows …

(Hot Topic) Expert Opinion: HRA Expansion Boosts Concierge Medical Care — but watch out … | 8/7/2020

and William H. Byrnes July 28, 2020 at 11:57 AM Think Advisor But watch out — the proposed regulations could affect HSA eligibility for some concierge care users. In the latest of a series of guidance that generally expands the availability and use of health reimbursement arrangements (HRAs), the IRS recently proposed regulations dealing with direct primary care arrangements. More commonly known as “concierge care,” a direct primary care arrangement allows …

Patients will become increasingly “provider-agnostic,” analyst predicts | 8/7/2020

Say Goodbye to the ‘Personal Physician’ — Patients will become increasingly “provider-agnostic,” analyst predicts Subscribe Here … to The DocPreneur Leadership Podcast … “There’s a company that just came public that is focusing on concierge care ,” Hill pointed out. “I think right now, concierge care is a niche offering in the primary care space. I think it works for a lot of people, but a lot of the market doesn’t know a …

Prehab Exercises to Perform at Home | 8/6/2020

… training plan that helps individuals recover faster after surgery, improve outcomes, and reduce post-op concerns. The Ivy Prehab Strength & Conditioning Plan is an investment in your post operative recovery, allowing you to receive concierge care , from your surgeon to the physical therapist. You’ll receive a detailed and structured prehab program comprised of daily exercises to prepare you for surgery and help you achieve your goals. We have a few …

Galaxy Unpacked 2020: Samsung Unveils Note20 & 4 Other Devices | 8/5/2020

… Singtel and StarHub), major consumer electronics & IT stores, selected authorised mobile retailers, Samsung Experience Stores, Samsung Online Store, Samsung Education Store, Samsung Official Store in Lazada and Shopee, Takashimaya Departmental Store and KrisShop. Samsung Concierge Care Pack The Samsung Concierge Care Pack offers consumers a suite of premium value-added services, such as 1-to-1 device exchange within 30 days and 50% savings for a one-time out of …

Part 1 of 2 | Benefits to Communities and Doctors When A Hospital Implements a Concierge Medicine or Executive Health Programs | 8/3/2020

The 2020 CONCIERGE MEDICINE FORUM, Sept 24-26, 2020 in ATLANTA, GA USA Hospital Environments & Executive Health Programs and Concierge Care . What Are They? What Do They Do? And, How Are They Different/Similar? By Michael Tetreault, Editor-in-Chief SPRING 2020 There’s something interesting happening in a lot of hospitals around the country. They’re implementing Concierge Medical Care programs in addition to providing executive health programs. For most of the …

Nation’s leading senior-focused primary care practice to open 15 new centers in 20 weeks | PRWeb | 6/29/2020

… to be approaching 80 primary care centers in 10 states. Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, we are unwavering in our intention to continue to deliver on our mission by giving underserved seniors the same concierge care that is available to Americans with greater financial means.” Dr. Chen adds: “Our doctors fulfill their purpose by being totally accountable for helping their patients achieve better health. Plus, ChenMed centers offer services that …

Patient Writes … “My Doctor often tells his Patients a joke if they’ve been waiting too long. It softens the tension, makes him more likable.” | 6/26/2020

… Innovators Panel … take a look below … Afternoon/PM Physician Perspectives PANEL Discussion Video Coming Soon! Stay Tuned to Our Facebook Page When It’s Posted! Title: TURNING DOWN THE NOISE: Industry Leaders In Precision Medicine & Concierge Care Share Their Unique Insights On How To Upgrade Your Practice To Compete In the Future (Moderator: Jim Eischen, Esq. with Panelists (left to right) Dr. Uday Jani; Dr. Joel Bessmer; Jim Eischen, Esq. (middle …

Op/Ed: “Remarkable experiences get our [Patient] attention.” | 6/23/2020

… Innovators Panel … take a look below … Afternoon/PM Physician Perspectives PANEL Discussion Video Coming Soon! Stay Tuned to Our Facebook Page When It’s Posted! Title: TURNING DOWN THE NOISE: Industry Leaders In Precision Medicine & Concierge Care Share Their Unique Insights On How To Upgrade Your Practice To Compete In the Future (Moderator: Jim Eischen, Esq. with Panelists (left to right) Dr. Uday Jani; Dr. Joel Bessmer; Jim Eischen, Esq. (middle …

EDITOR: Why Do Patients Love or Leave A Concierge Medicine Physician? | 6/19/2020

newseditorinchief COMING SEPTEMBER 24-26, 2020 REGISTER HERE … (Above) At the 2019 CMT International Concierge Medicine FORUM — Afternoon/PM Physician Perspectives PANEL Discussion Session Title: TURNING DOWN THE NOISE: Industry Leaders In Precision Medicine & Concierge Care Share Their Unique Insights On How To Upgrade Your Practice To Compete In the Future (Moderator: Jim Eischen, Esq. with Panelists (left to right) Dr. Uday Jani; Dr. Joel Bessmer; Jim Eischen, Esq. (middle); Dr …

Concierge Care Advisors Launches “Navigating Senior Care & Transitions During Covid-19” | 6/12/2020

Concierge Care Advisors Launches “Navigating Senior Care & Transitions During Covid-19” June 12 00:33 2020 Free program helps seniors and their families find appropriate senior care amidst the pandemic! SEATTLE, WA – June 11, 2020 – Concierge Care Advisors (CCA), Washington’s premier senior care and transition resource company, today announced a new program designed to enable seniors and their families access to free resources and advisory services to navigate senior care options …

The Perfect Companion: A Concierge care approach to senior homecare services. – Pillars of Franchising | 6/4/2020

Select Page The Perfect Companion: A Concierge care approach to senior homecare services. – Pillars of Franchising Broadcast Date: April 30 2020 Broadcast Time : 5:00p EST / 4:00p CST / 3:00p MST /2:00p PST Join host Ray Pillar, Owner of Molly Maid Aurora-Naperville, Elizabeth Denham, CEO of The Franchise Women and Rebecca Monet, CEO of Zorackle Profiles as they discuss what makes a successful franchise, trends in franchising opportunity for women, purchasing …

Katy Internal Medicine Associates, LLP Now Offering Enhanced Medical Support through the Hybrid Choice™ Concierge Program from Concierge Choice Physicians | PR Newswire | 6/4/2020

… Texas , 77493, specializes in geriatric and adult care. Since 1981, they have served the community as the premier adult internal medicine treatment resource. Because they have a large geriatric practice, offering the option of concierge care to patients seemed important. “For more than 30 years, we have emphasized patient care and support at our practice,” says Dr. Tan. “The current healthcare crisis has left many of our patients feeling more …

Why Do Patients Love or Leave A Concierge Medicine Physician? Hint: It rarely is ever about the price tag. | 6/1/2020

newseditorinchief COMING SEPTEMBER 24-26, 2020 REGISTER HERE … (Above) At the 2019 CMT International Concierge Medicine FORUM — Afternoon/PM Physician Perspectives PANEL Discussion Session Title: TURNING DOWN THE NOISE: Industry Leaders In Precision Medicine & Concierge Care Share Their Unique Insights On How To Upgrade Your Practice To Compete In the Future (Moderator: Jim Eischen, Esq. with Panelists (left to right) Dr. Uday Jani; Dr. Joel Bessmer; Jim Eischen, Esq. (middle); Dr …

EDITOR: “Sanitize and Clean Your Office Pens!” | 4/5/2020

… Innovators Panel … take a look below … Afternoon/PM Physician Perspectives PANEL Discussion Video Coming Soon! Stay Tuned to Our Facebook Page When It’s Posted! Title: TURNING DOWN THE NOISE: Industry Leaders In Precision Medicine & Concierge Care Share Their Unique Insights On How To Upgrade Your Practice To Compete In the Future (Moderator: Jim Eischen, Esq. with Panelists (left to right) Dr. Uday Jani; Dr. Joel Bessmer; Jim Eischen, Esq. (middle …

Jobs report shows how the coronavirus might necessitate concierge care for the masses | Washington Examiner | 4/3/2020

… decades, boutique firms have forgone insurance, taking thousands of dollars annually in the form of fixed membership fees from each client. But in recent years, both local firms and high-tech startups have made concierge care both more affordable and accessible to the masses. Given that concierge care gives physicians better hours, gives patients more immediate and continual care, and drastically cuts costs, that’s a good thing. And it might …

As virus slams U.S., courage and valor are on display — but some not-so-great behavior too | 3/31/2020

… coronavirus lies in the dismal lack of available tests to determine who may have been infected. That hasn’t, of course, been a problem for the rich and influential, especially for patients in so-called concierge care . In this form of medical practice, the affluent pay what can be steep monthly or annual fees, guaranteeing themselves of fast, highly personalized access to doctors. Including some MDs who now are under investigation …

Newton Baby – Ultimate Nursery Giveaway Sweepstakes | 3/26/2020

… Set Toddlero by North States® – Superyard® 3-in-1 Extra-Wide Gated Wood Barrier, Superyard® Folding Balloon Ride Play Mat & Childproofing Deluxe Set Boiron USA – New Mom Bag full of Homeopathic Products Gugu Guru – Concierge Care Package Freshly Picked – $300 Shop Credit 3 Sprouts – $200 Shop Credit Rockabye Baby – $150 Shop Credit Parasol Co – 3 Month Membership Box Baby Brezza – Formula Pro Advanced Silver Cross – 2020 Jet Super Compact Stroller …

COVID-19 Coronavirus & In-home Care Guidance from a Care Expert | 3/25/2020

… And at the same time, demand for compliant, trusted in home infant to elder needs care is surging and Onēva is creating living rate care jobs now in response to company demand for Onēva Concierge Care . Anita Darden Gardyne, CEO at Onēva Inc., has been leading an Oakland based innovative care company since 2014 and shares answers many families are seeking right now: Anita on Coronavirus and In-home Care …

Patient Comment Cards? Good or Bad? | 3/24/2020

cmtdpcjournal Afternoon/PM Physician Perspectives PANEL Discussion Video Coming Soon! Stay Tuned to Our Facebook Page When It’s Posted! Title: TURNING DOWN THE NOISE: Industry Leaders In Precision Medicine & Concierge Care Share Their Unique Insights On How To Upgrade Your Practice To Compete In the Future (Moderator: Jim Eischen, Esq. with Panelists (left to right) Dr. Uday Jani; Dr. Joel Bessmer; Jim Eischen, Esq. (middle); Dr. Carrie Bordinko and Dr …

CMT INSIGHT | Infectious Disease + Concierge Medicine: How + Why | Meet Dr. Ralph Cipriani | 3/20/2020

… four in a concierge model. Their patients have thoroughly embraced the many benefits of concierge medicine, chief among them the time to delve into complex medical issues and focus on proactive wellness.” Credit: Glenville Concierge Care , CT “My ability to promptly and completely address your medical problems will lend itself to better healthcare and a more rewarding experience for us all.” – Dr. Ralph Cipriani By Michael Tetreault, Editor-in-Chief …

Medicaid

Response To Coronavirus Reflects Trump’s Plan To Radically Reform Health Care | Forbes | 3/17/2020

… an in-office visit. Patients can be anywhere, including their own homes. How did Seema Verma (who administers Medicare and Medicaid) get away with these changes? By reclassifying these activities as “virtual medicine” instead of … restrictions as well. A closely related set of reforms concern concierge care, or what is now more commonly called “ direct primary care .” Coronavirus symptoms don’t occur just during working hours. But the ability to talk …

Why Not Try Free Market Health Care? | Forbes | 10/17/2019

… a pap smear $50; a vitamin B-12 injection $18; and a flu shot $39.84. /p p Then there is concierge care. At one time only available to the very rich, a model of what … gets access to generic drugs for prices lower than what Medicaid pays. /p p a href=”https://www.myameriflex.com/” target=”_blank” class=”color-link” Ameriflex /a is a Dallas-based ;company that helps employers set up …

Direct Primary Care

It’s Not a Clinic It’s a Caste System | 2/12/2020

… billed, at the time, biannually) and the additional supplements, tests, and treatments, she was out ten grand.\n\n\n“Concierge care,” by now a far less trendy way to describe these kinds of doctors … person to the front of the line for an MRI. “Direct primary care” practices, where clinics cut out the middleman (the insurance company; the state) charge a flat fee for basic care. Both are supplemental …

More Patients Turning to ‘Direct Primary Care’ | WebMD | 2/6/2020

DPC Frontier, which tracks the number of direct primary care practices nationally, estimates there are 1,219 practices in 48 states and Washington, D.C. They range in size from solo practitioners to corporate, multisite direct primary … Puglisi, MD, an internist and founding partner of Glenville Medical Concierge Care in Greenwich, CT, for the past 18 years. When the practice converted from a traditional insurance model in 2015, Keegan’s family of six …

Medicare

Primary Care Physician, Dr. Brent Michael, Announces the Launch of New Website for his Well-Respected Practice | PRWeb | 11/15/2019

… professional and friendly environment. Dr. Michael and his staff strive to meet the needs of his patients and provide individualized concierge care, which is detailed on the website. This cutting-edge practice makes doctor’s visits … Most major insurance plans are accepted at his office, including Medicare. For more information about the primary care practice of Dr. Brent Michael please visit http://www.brentmichaelmd.com or call the office directly at (310) 829-7777 …

Why Not Try Free Market Health Care? | Forbes | 10/17/2019

… is: that’s the only thing that does work. /p p Show me a health care sector where there is no Medicare, no Blue Cross and no employer and I bet that’s a market that works … and a flu shot $39.84. /p p Then there is concierge care. At one time only available to the very rich, a model of what is now called “direct primary care” has been developed by …

Concierge Medicine

MEDICAL Q&A: Concierge care is not for everyone; that’s the point | 11/6/2019

MEDICAL Q&A: Concierge care is not for everyone; that’s the point Nov 5, 2019 at 12:01 AM Q: What exactly is concierge medicine? A: If you want to see your primary care physician the same day you call for an appointment, you may have to pay for it. A small but growing number of doctors are moving into concierge medicine. Once restricted to the rich and famous, who paid …

Concierge Choice Physicians Announces Acquisition of Private Practice Direct | PR Newswire | 7/16/2019

ROCKVILLE CENTRE, N.Y. , July 16, Concierge Choice Physicians (CCP), one of the nation’s leading providers of concierge medicine services, proudly announces the acquisition of Private Practice Direct (PPD), a national concierge and direct primary care … 15 years. CCP developed the Hybrid Choice ™, a model of concierge care where physicians can offer patients the option of joining a membership medicine program, or remaining in the traditional practice. This unique, flexible model …

Medicare Advantage

Generex Biotechnology Signs Letters of Intent to Establish NuGenerex Health MSO with Arizona Endocrinology Center & Paradise Valley Family Medicine | Globe Newswire | 9/10/2019

MSO to Provide Ophthalmology Services, Podiatry Services, Group Purchasing Organization (GPO) Services, Pharmacy & Medical Device Distribution and Medicare Advantage Risk Contracting Under HMO Contracts September 10, 2019 08:30 ET Source: Generex Biotechnology Corporation MIRAMAR, Fla … and ancillary health services that will provide patients with integrated, concierge care to improve outcomes and reduce costs. NuGenerex Health will employ ophthalmologists, podiatrists and medical staff to provide ancillary health services for chronic care …

GNBT - Generex Signs LOI to Establish NuGenerex Health MSO with Arizona Endocrinology Center & Paradise Valley Family Medicine | 9/10/2019

… MSO partnership with the medical groups to offer ophthalmology, podiatry and ancillary health services that will provide patients with integrated, concierge care to improve outcomes and reduce costs. NuGenerex Health will employ ophthalmologists, podiatrists and … The ultimate goal is to build an HMO to service Medicare Advantage plans. Dr. Anthony Katz, MD, President of Paradise Valley Family Medicine, commented on the opportunity, “The NuGenerex Health model is an exciting opportunity …

Diabetes Management

Generex Biotechnology Signs Letters of Intent to Establish NuGenerex Health MSO with Arizona Endocrinology Center & Paradise Valley Family Medicine | Globe Newswire | 9/10/2019

… MSO partnership with the medical groups to offer ophthalmology, podiatry and ancillary health services that will provide patients with integrated, concierge care to improve outcomes and reduce costs. NuGenerex Health will employ ophthalmologists, podiatrists and … have their eye exams and podiatric assessments, so crucial to diabetes management, conducted on site at our clinics. We are happy to be part of NuGenerex Health and look forward to our future growth.” Dr …

GNBT - Generex Signs LOI to Establish NuGenerex Health MSO with Arizona Endocrinology Center & Paradise Valley Family Medicine | 9/10/2019

… MSO partnership with the medical groups to offer ophthalmology, podiatry and ancillary health services that will provide patients with integrated, concierge care to improve outcomes and reduce costs. NuGenerex Health will employ ophthalmologists, podiatrists and … have their eye exams and podiatric assessments, so crucial to diabetes management, conducted on site at our clinics. We are happy to be part of NuGenerex Health and look forward to our future growth.” Dr …

Patient Satisfaction

How North Valley Surgery Center is elevating its total joint program — 4 Qs with a program coordinator | Becker’s ASC Review | 8/23/2019

… postoperatively. I give every patient my cellphone number. Some people say I am crazy for doing this, some say it’s concierge care. I do it because that’s how I would want to be taken care … AL: The most rewarding part of my job is our patient satisfaction, and it is only accomplished through a tremendous amount of teamwork. Our surgeons, anesthesiologists, nurses, scrub techs, [certified sterile processing department] techs, physical …

WellCare Launches Mobile Phone Program to Support New Mothers in Nebraska | PR Newswire | 11/2/2017

patient satisfaction and MACRA incentive-based reimbursements. GoMo Health Concierge Care personalizes patient interactions using our proprietary science, Behavioral Rx, The Science of Population Health, building trust and credibility to motivate higher levels of reciprocity and actions. In partnership with health care organizations worldwide, GoMo Health delivers a highly scalable and cost-effective solution for the management of high-risk, chronic, and complex conditions, enabling better self-management, healthy decision …