Concierge Medicine

Are Some Blood Types at Greater Risk For COVID-19? | POPSUGAR Fitness | 8/20/2020

… type O were less likely to test positive.” Once again, though, Dr. Cutler cautioned that correlation does not imply causation. Daniel Devine , MD, a dual-board-certified internist and geriatrician and cofounder of Devine Concierge Medicine , agreed. “In this study, sample size was relatively small at 483 hospitalized patients and 1,289 total COVID-positive patients who had a blood type documented,” Dr. Devine told POPSUGAR. “We need to see more …

The best travel face masks for every budget | 8/20/2020

… countless brands and retailers selling fashion masks alongside more utilitarian styles. When considering which masks to wear while traveling, Dr. Michael Devine, a dual-board certified internist and geriatrician and co-founder of Devine Concierge Medicine , recommends the following. 1) Surgical face mask You can buy surgical face masks in bulk for a relatively low price, and they work well in blocking particles from coming through the mask. They’re made …

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Diesel company rebrands, offers membership maintenance program | 8/20/2020

Diesel company rebrands, offers membership maintenance program Posted on Tweet South Florida-based TDW — formally known as The Diesel Workshop — has developed a proprietary software and new membership program to offer preventative maintenance for yachts in the 80-foot to 120-foot range with MTU engines. “We use the analogy of ‘concierge medicine’ for megayachts because we are giving our members more time, attention and preventive oversight than they have …

EP 276 | Learning What Luxury Brands Do. Jill Page on Practical Ways Doctors Can Cement the Patient Relationship, Part 1 | 8/19/2020

By Michael Tetreault, Editor, Concierge Medicine Today and Host, The DocPreneur Leadership Podcast Today we sat down with Jill Page of Jill Page Consulting to discuss an important topic in the world of medicine which is how to increase patient referrals and what Doctors can learn from luxury brands customer service. Jill Page, Jill Page Consulting 203.981.4944 – [email protected] – LinkedIn “These very special clients always expect more, but in return …

CMT INSIGHT | Infectious Disease + Concierge Medicine: How + Why | Meet Dr. Ralph Cipriani | 8/19/2020

newseditorinchief “I’m thrilled to be part of a practice that has provided an unequaled level of care to the Greenwich community for more than 40 years, the last 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 …

(Marketing, Podcast) EP 278 | Practical Ways Doctors Can Cement the Patient Relationship, Part 2 | 8/19/2020

By Michael Tetreault, Editor, Concierge Medicine Today and Host, The DocPreneur Leadership Podcast Today we sat down with Jill Page of Jill Page Consulting to discuss an important topic in the world of medicine which is how to increase patient referrals and what Doctors can learn from luxury brands customer service. Jill Page, Jill Page Consulting 203.981.4944 – [email protected] – LinkedIn “These very special clients always expect more, but in return …

(Trending, EXCLUSIVE) “Navigating Behaviorial Health Challenges” with Dr. Jonathan Green, PhD | 8/19/2020

By Michael Tetreault, Editor, Concierge Medicine Today/The DPC Journal and Author/Host, The DocPreneur Leadership Podcast Today we wrestle with another complex, overwhelming and challenging subject. Mental Health. More specifically, how can Physicians, Concierge Medicine Doctors and families access the right treatment and the best resources in a complex and emotionally charged field of healthcare? My guest and friend today is Dr. Jonathan Green, PhD, Senior Advisor at O’Connor …

Survey/Poll, 2020: How Long Do Patients Stay Under The Care of Their Concierge Medicine Physician? | 8/18/2020

Like Loading… Post navigation CMT INSIGHT Infectious Disease + Concierge Medicine: How + Why Meet Dr. Ralph Cipriani New Online Course — What’s Working, What’s Not to Grow A Practice. A New Online Course, We share what’s happening behind the scenes and talk candidly about the ups & downs. Register Here … CMF 2020 Nov 12-14 Atlanta, GA USA Subscribe Today WINTER 2020 Atlanta, GA USA CMTs Pre-Conf Workshop (MM101) 6.25 AMA PRA Category …

RANKED: Top 20 Web Sites In Concierge Medicine Revealed 2020 | 8/18/2020

… DocPreneur Podcast ACPP’s Fellowship of Clinical Excellence. Dr. John Kihm “A physicians reputation in the public and online is dramatically different from the patient reviews they may receive prior to a physicians entry into Concierge Medicine vs. after the conversion,” said Tetreault. “Many [physicians] go from zero to hero in the eyes of their patients in a matter of weeks or months. We have also noticed that the physicians staff …

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

… middle); Dr. Carrie Bordinko and Dr. Laura Beaty (far right) ~ See Photo Below) “Gain some customer service experience– try a service industry job as these skills are not taught in med school. Moving into Concierge Medicine is not solely about providing excellent medical care without the restraints of insurance industry mandates. You have to also appreciate the lost art of customer service so long ago forgotten when visiting a healthcare …

(New, CMT Podcast!) | Listen | Meet Healthcare Tech Entrepreneur Carlos Reines, RubiconMD | 8/15/2020

By Michael Tetreault, Editor-in-Chief Concierge Medicine Today The DocPreneur Podcast The Direct Primary Care Journal Recently we had the pleasure of interviewing healthcare tech entrepreneur Carlos Reines, RubiconMD President and Co-founder. Carlos joined The DocPreneur Podcast and shared his insight with us for over an hour. We talked about the future of healthcare, how delivery vehicles are changing to meet the needs of people and how RubiconMD …

(Exclusive, Trending) EP 269 | Industry Pioneer, Thomas W. LaGrelius, MD, FAAFP and the ACPP | 8/15/2020

By Michael Tetreault, Editor and Dr. Tom LaGrelius Today we have the pleasure of sitting down with one of our favorite Doctors, Dr. Thomas LaGrelius on Concierge Medicine Today’s DocPreneur Leadership Podcast . Dr. Tom LaGrelius Thomas W. LaGrelius, MD, FAAFP Dr. LaGrelius has been a board-certified specialist in family medicine since 1977 and geriatric medicine since 1990. He completed his most recent family medicine board recertification in 2014 and …

Houston Concierge Medicine Offering COVID-19 Testing for Houstonians | The Wapakoneta Daily News | 8/14/2020

HCM has extended its Clinical Diagnostic for Covid-19 Testing and have added testing options such as Rapid 15-minute Antigen Test, Molecular (PCR) Test Nasal Swab or Saliva, and Antibody Test for COVID-19 Houston, Aug 14, 2020 ( Issuewire.com ) - Houston Concierge Medicine has officially announced the availability of their three varied COVID-19 testing options in response to Houston’s increasing cases and prevention of further spreading. Their COVID-19 …

Pandemic is Disrupting Healthcare Routines, Challenging Psyche of Americans Across Generations, Reveals New Study from MDVIP and Ipsos | PR Newswire | 8/12/2020

… this case, the poll has a credibility interval of ±2.9 percentage points for all respondents. About MDVIP Based in Boca Raton, Florida , MDVIP leads the market in membership-based healthcare that goes far beyond concierge medicine services. With a national network of over 1,000 primary care physicians serving more than 340,000 patients, MDVIP is at the forefront of consumer-directed care. MDVIP-affiliated physicians limit the size of their practices …

2020: Compare and Contrast Concierge Medicine and DPC | 8/12/2020

What Is Direct Primary Care (DPC)? If you haven’t heard of this term, you’re not a lone … but think of DPC doctors as the less expensive or generic alternative to Concierge Medicine. This monthly fee for a primary care doctor is another popular and emerging business model in our free market economy that has gained tremendous popularity since 2008. In most DPC doctors’ offices, Patients pay one low monthly fee …

Dear Doctors, You can’t survive without it and Your “good name” will be measured by it. | 8/12/2020

… notebooks and school supplies to schools/kids during this Pandemic? You’d be serving your community outside the 4-walls of your exam room and impacting/reaching more people than you could possibly know … by Concierge Medicine Today. You’ll soon see these opportunities to donate technology, Chromebooks for virtual learning, Lunch Angels, etc., open in your community. They’ve already started here in Georgia, one of the first states to reopen. Should …

CMT (Podcast) SPOTLIGHT: Meet Dr. Ernest Brown, Doctors to You, an on-call, on-site medical house call service | 8/12/2020

By Michael Tetreault, Editor-in-Chief, Concierge Medicine Today and Host, The DocPreneur Leadership Podcast This is one of our all-time, top five favorite interviews we’re so pleased to share FOR DOCTORS. Not to long ago we caught up with Dr. Ernest Brown, Founder of Doctors to You™. Doctors to You™ is a premier house call service that’s proudly treated the DC, Maryland, and Virginia areas for over a …

(Listen, New Podcast) How Doctors Can Help Aid In Reopening Local Schools and Support Teachers | 8/10/2020

… notebooks and school supplies to schools/kids during this Pandemic? You’d be serving your community outside the 4-walls of your exam room and impacting/reaching more people than you could possibly know … by Concierge Medicine Today. You’ll soon see these opportunities to donate technology, Chromebooks for virtual learning, Lunch Angels, etc., open in your community. They’ve already started here in Georgia, one of the first states to reopen. Should …

(EXCLUSIVE, Listen) EP 314 | Meet Dr. Connie Mariano | 8/10/2020

… Executive, the CEM provides presidential care from the physician who is the expert in taking care of world leaders: Dr. Connie Mariano. Dr. Mariano was Physician to the President of the United States. Chief, Concierge Medicine Today/Host, The Not too long ago, we sat down with a very special Physician, Dr. Connie Mariano. Dr. Mariano is the Founder and President of the Center for Executive Medicine (CEM) in Scottsdale …

How Ala Stanford Became a Champion for the Health of Black Philadelphians Amid COVID | 8/9/2020

… mission trips to Haiti to arranging a Life Flight to a better hospital when a friend was receiving inadequate care. An adult and pediatric surgeon and the founder of her own specialty practice, R.E.A.L. Concierge Medicine , Stanford has always been the one who jumps in without hesitation. For those closest to her, this has been a fortunate, if not lifesaving, fact. So when the novel coronavirus began spreading through the …

(LISTEN, CMT Physician SPOTLIGHT) “So to have someone come to your home, where you know there’s no one else in the waiting room, is an incredible relief.” ~Dr. E.B. | 8/9/2020

… patients every 10 minutes.” ~Pull Quote Source: Dr. Brown was interviewed on the Today Show; Meet the family doctor with a rare practice — he only makes house calls By Michael Tetreault, Editor-in-Chief, Concierge Medicine Today and Host, The DocPreneur Leadership Podcast This is one of our all-time, top five favorite interviews on The DocPreneur Leadership Podcast we’re so pleased to share FOR DOCTORS at Concierge Medicine Today …

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

View 2018 & 2019 Recipients … A Biennial Recognition, Meet The Who’s Who In Concierge Medicine Throughout The U.S. In 2020-2021 by industry trade publication, Concierge Medicine Today. APRIL 15, 2020 ATLANTA, GA USA – Twenty-five (25) Physicians have been named to Concierge Medicine Today’s biennial ‘Top Doctors In Concierge Medicine’ for 2020-2021. This national trade publication’s recognition is a distinction held by less than one percent of doctors across the country …

You May Not Be Changing the Filter in Your Face Mask Often Enough | 8/8/2020

… that adding a filter to your mask can help keep you and those around you safer. We spoke with Daniel Devine , MD, a dual-board certified internist and geriatrician and co-founder of Devine Concierge Medicine , to find out more about using filters in masks, and specifically, how often you should change them. “Masks are coming to market with interchangeable filters, and filters offer the benefit of increased rates of …

EP 297 | Age Management Medicine with Director of Clinical Relations at Cenegenics® | 8/8/2020

By Michael Tetreault, Editor-in-Chief, Concierge Medicine Today/The DPC Journal and Host of The DocPreneur Leadership Podcast In today’s DocPreneur Leadership Podcast we dive into the and Corporate Development at Cenegenics, Rudy Inaba. In 1997, Cenegenics® pioneered Age Management Medicine and has since been regarded as the Premier Standard in the medical community. Cenegenics® is the undisputed clinical leader in the field of health optimization medicine. Their physicians …

Seven Lessons For Concierge Doctors Wrapped Up In One Article … From Your Biggest Fan, ~Editor, CMT | 8/6/2020

… still building and learning. As slow as healthcare is to change, my realistic hope is that my grand kids will know that this thing we did or maybe still do in 30 years called Concierge Medicine isn’t a myth, but a clear and present reality that set the example of others to follow. It raised the bar so high in healthcare and customer service that it bristled some folks and …

COVID-19

Pandemic is Disrupting Healthcare Routines, Challenging Psyche of Americans Across Generations, Reveals New Study from MDVIP and Ipsos | PR Newswire | 8/12/2020

BOCA RATON, Fla. Even as older adults (ages 65+) generally face higher risk for severe illness and death from COVID-19, the pandemic is taking a much greater emotional toll on America’s younger “Sandwich Generation … the market in membership-based healthcare that goes far beyond concierge medicine services. With a national network of over 1,000 primary care physicians serving more than 340,000 patients, MDVIP is at the forefront of consumer …

Telehealth

Health insurers face new requirements, challenges during coronavirus response | Crain’s New York Business | 3/27/2020

… plans across the state have received new guidance on helping to avoid surprise billing for Covid-19 treatment and covering telehealth services during a trying time for in-person visits. They have been asked by … access to virtual emergency medicine services. Providers accessed through United Concierge Medicine will assess patients’ needs for Covid-19 testing and prescribe the appropriate treatment. Significant directives from Gov. Andrew Cuomo have included requiring health …

Medicaid

State Highlights: New York Officials Caught Up In Blame Game Over Rising Medicaid Spending, Debt; Chronic Pain Patients Suffer When North Carolina Doctor Loses License | Kaiser Health News | 3/10/2020

… Andrew M. Cuomo has a list of leading suspects: local officials and county staffers, whom he blames for negligently allowing Medicaid costs to skyrocket. But Mr. Cuomo, a Democrat, may have left out the biggest … Modern Healthcare: Cleveland Clinic-Oscar Health Partnership Shows Success In Concierge Medicine The 2½-year-old partnership between Cleveland Clinic and insurer Oscar Health illustrates an emerging, value-based business model for the healthcare industry …

Medicare

Cleveland Clinic-Oscar Health partnership shows success in concierge medicine | Modern Healthcare | 3/9/2020

… traditional, fee-for-service, contractual relationships with most of its other payers, which are insurance companies or government programs like Medicare and Medicaid. Under the fee-for-service business model, insurers pay providers for each … through the system lends the Clinic/Oscar partnership qualities of “concierge medicine,” which traditionally has meant a relationship between a patient and primary care physician in which the patient pays an annual fee — sometimes tens …

Patient Satisfaction

ER Anywhere Pilot Produces Impressive Results: 97% ER avoidance, 99% patient satisfaction | 1/28/2020

CDPHP and United Concierge Medicine Announce Plans to Expand Program January 27, 2020 15:00 ET Source: CDPHP Albany, NY, With Medicaid spending on the minds of most county leaders in New York, CDPHP today announced … results in its first 3 months, including: 80+ consults 99% patient satisfaction 97% ER avoidance The service has been so successful, county leaders from across the state have expressed interest in offering the service to …

Direct Primary Care

Some family doctors ditch insurance for simpler approach | Modern Healthcare | 11/21/2019

In many ways, direct primary care is a return to a simpler time when doctors charged cash for their services. Patients say they appreciate the accessibility and simplicity of the system. But health care researchers … month or $900 annually, studies show. Sometimes called “blue-collar concierge medicine,” this approach is slightly different from concierge medicine, which requires patients to pay steep membership fees, often in the hundreds of dollars. But …

Concierge Care

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 …

Digital Health

7 can’t-miss panels at HLTH19 | Healthcare Dive | 10/24/2019

… Health, Julia Hu, CEO and co-founder of chronic disease management platform Lark Health, and Natalie Schneider, Samsung’s VP of digital health. Telehealth’s Tipping Point Monday at 9:20 a.m. Interest in the virtual care is … to telemedicine vendor American Well . Fay Rotenberg Bush, president of concierge medicine startup Firefly Health, Peter Fleischut, SVP and CTO of New York-Presbyterian, and Ann Mond Johnson, CEO of the American Telemedicine Association, will …

Integrative Medicine

Specialdocs Presents a Glimpse into the Future of Concierge Medicine at Industry’s Main Event | PR Newswire | 10/18/2019

… Oct. 17, Terry Bauer, CEO of Specialdocs Consultants will share a forward-looking perspective on Artificial Intelligence’s (AI) impact on concierge medicine at the industry’s signature forum this month in Atlanta . The annual Concierge Medicine … pivotal role of the doctor-patient relationship.” In addition, concierge integrative medicine physician and Specialdocs’ client Dr. Uday Jani , will lead a breakout session October 25 th focused on his highly effective strategies for managing …

Readmissions

MDVIP Reaches Major Milestone of Over 1,000 Primary Care Physicians Nationwide | PR Newswire | 10/8/2019

… patients and our complex healthcare system.” About MDVIP MDVIP leads the market in membership-based healthcare that goes far beyond concierge medicine services. With a national network of over 1,000 primary care physicians, MDVIP is … the healthcare system millions of dollars through reduced hospitalizations and readmissions. In response to the growing demand for a more personalized healthcare experience, hospital systems are meeting this community need by incorporating the MDVIP model …

Diagnostic Tests

Health tech funding snapshot—Capsule lands $200M, Optum Ventures joins $24M round in Vim and more | FierceHealthcare | 10/4/2019

… to expand its primary care footprint in existing and new markets and enhance docOS, its market-leading primary care platform. Diagnostic tests: Tel Aviv, Israel-based Healthy.io developed a platform to turn a smartphone camera … Apple’s digital assistant, recently joined Robin as a formal adviser. Concierge medicine service: Boston-based Firefly Health secured $10.2 million in a series A funding round led by F-Prime Capital Partners and Oak HC …

Precision Medicine

Health tech funding snapshot—Capsule lands $200M, Optum Ventures joins $24M round in Vim and more | FierceHealthcare | 10/4/2019

… and head of design for the team that created Siri, Apple’s digital assistant, recently joined Robin as a formal adviser. Concierge medicine service: Boston-based Firefly Health secured $10.2 million in a series A funding … The company plans to enter several new markets in 2020. Precision medicine: Precision dosing platform InsightRx closed a $10 million series A funding round led by HealthX Ventures, with participation from Rock Health, OSF Healthcare …

Virtual Healthcare

CDPHP Partners with Rensselaer County, United Concierge Medicine to Reduce Health Care Costs, Improve Patient Care | Globe Newswire | 10/3/2019

October 03, 2019 16:58 ET Source: CDPHP Troy, NY, CDPHP is teaming up with officials in Rensselaer County and United Concierge Medicine to reduce health care costs and improve patient care by providing Medicaid members with an innovative alternative to the emergency room. ER Anywhere – a virtual healthcare app powered by United Concierge Medicine – allows patients to connect with emergency medical providers 24/7. Patients can consult with an emergency physician …

Personalized Healthcare

Primary Doctors Switch to Concierge Medicine to Provide Personalized Healthcare | 9/16/2019

You can avoid packed waiting rooms and come in for same-day visits with a concierge medicine doctor. This alternative healthcare model puts the patient back in control rather than their insurance. Winnetka, United States - September 16, 2019 / PressCable / — Patients in a concierge medicine practice appreciate the immediate access to their concierge physician by cell phone, e-mail, and same-day appointments, and minimal waiting time in private, pleasant waiting …

ACA

Executive Medicine Adds an Additional Female Physician to Their Staff | PRWeb | 9/10/2019

concierge medicine just makes more sense,” says J. Mark Anderson, MD, founding partner at Executive Medicine of Texas. “The ACA has some benefits when it comes to covering healthcare for those who would otherwise not have any. The problem is access and time. There aren’t enough primary care physicians or enough time in the overcrowded schedules to dig deep and really be proactive in the traditional healthcare model.” The type …

AMA

When Your Primary Care Physician Breaks Up With You | Forbes | 7/8/2019

… five years ago he had tried to do the same thing when he joined the Privia group and began a concierge medicine approach. Back then we tried to find a replacement but discovered after a … whether this was in line with the American Medical Association (AMA) code of ethics. So I reached out to AMA media relations and learned that it really is up to the individual doctor to decide …

Personalized Primary Care

Tennessee Doctor Opens MDVIP-Affiliated Primary Care Medical Practice | PR Newswire | 12/14/2017

… at Vanderbilt . Ted J. Miller, M.D., a family medicine physician in Goodlettsville/Nashville, Tenn., joins the MDVIP network to deliver personalized primary care. Dr. Miller joins 18 other MDVIP physician affiliates across East Tennessee , Middle … the market in membership-based healthcare that goes far beyond concierge medicine services with a national network of more than 950 primary care physicians focused on prevention and personalized healthcare. Learn more at www.mdvip.com . Media …

United Concierge Medicine

‘It really forced us to have to adopt much more quickly’: Albany region health care companies shift to telemedicine | The Business Journals | 4/14/2020

… United Concierge Medicine United Concierge Medicine — a Troy-based company that serves as a “digital front door” for health care systems — has experienced a spike in visits over the past month. “Our volume across the country jumped anywhere from 200% to 500% in some cases,” said Keith Algozzine , the company’s CEO. Instead of taking a potentially unnecessary trip to the emergency room, patients can use United Concierge Medicine’s platform to …

‘It really forced us to have to adopt much more quickly’: Albany region health care companies shift to telemedicine | The Business Journals | 4/14/2020

… United Concierge Medicine United Concierge Medicine — a Troy-based company that serves as a “digital front door” for health care systems — has experienced a spike in visits over the past month. “Our volume across the country jumped anywhere from 200% to 500% in some cases,” said Keith Algozzine , the company’s CEO. Instead of taking a potentially unnecessary trip to the emergency room, patients can use United Concierge Medicine’s platform to …

Xtelligent Healthcare Media

Telehealth Key to Payer COVID-19 Prevention, Diagnosis, Testing | HealthPayer Intelligence | 3/18/2020

… Payers are partnering are exploring ways to use telehealth in preventing, diagnosing, and testing for COVID-19. Source: Getty Images / Xtelligent Healthcare Media By March 18, 2020 - As the new strain of coronavirus, COVID-19 … go online to connect with a live, emergency-trained United Concierge Medicine provider. The provider can assess the member’s condition and discern whether the member may have contracted COVID-19. If the member is determined …

Telehealth Key to Payer COVID-19 Prevention, Diagnosis, Testing | HealthPayer Intelligence | 3/18/2020

… Payers are partnering are exploring ways to use telehealth in preventing, diagnosing, and testing for COVID-19. Source: Getty Images / Xtelligent Healthcare Media By March 18, 2020 - As the new strain of coronavirus, COVID-19 … go online to connect with a live, emergency-trained United Concierge Medicine provider. The provider can assess the member’s condition and discern whether the member may have contracted COVID-19. If the member is determined …

SteadyMD

293: Functional Medicine for Families and Stress Reduction With Dr. Rick Henrickson | 11/4/2019

Why Personalized Concierge Medicine Is the Future of Health What questions do you have for Dr. Rick? Please let us know by dropping a comment below or leave us a review on iTunes to let … Rick Henrikson, who is a Board Certified Family Physician at SteadyMD and he treats, educates and counsels patients online using an integrative approach to health and wellness called concierges medicine. It’s what my family uses …

293: Functional Medicine for Families and Stress Reduction With Dr. Rick Henriksen | 11/4/2019

Why Personalized Concierge Medicine Is the Future of Health What questions do you have for Dr. Rick? Please let us know by dropping a comment below or leave us a review on iTunes to let … Rick Henrikson, who is a Board Certified Family Physician at SteadyMD and he treats, educates and counsels patients online using an integrative approach to health and wellness called concierges medicine. It’s what my family uses …

Firefly Health

7 can’t-miss panels at HLTH19 | Healthcare Dive | 10/24/2019

concierge medicine startup Firefly Health, Peter Fleischut, SVP and CTO of New York-Presbyterian, and Ann Mond Johnson, CEO of the American Telemedicine Association, will convene on this panel. Empowering, Educating and Alerting Health Consumers Through Tech Monday at 2:50 p.m. As the site of care moves increasingly away from traditional medical settings, health tech is one sector aiming to give consumers renewed agency. Digital health is the source of …

Led by Former athenahealth CEO Jonathan Bush, FireFly Health Raises $10.2M for Tech-Enabled Concierge Medicine | HIT Consultant | 9/17/2019

Firefly Health raises $10.2M in Series A funding for technology-powered concierge medicine service led by F-Prime Capital and Oak HC/FT. – athenahealth Co-Founder and former CEO Jonathan Bush appointed as Executive Chairman Firefly Health , a technology-powered concierge medicine service for average Americans, announced today it has closed $10.2 million in a Series A funding round. The financing was led by F-Prime Capital and Oak HC …

athenahealth

Led by Former athenahealth CEO Jonathan Bush, FireFly Health Raises $10.2M for Tech-Enabled Concierge Medicine | HIT Consultant | 9/17/2019

Firefly Health raises $10.2M in Series A funding for technology-powered concierge medicine service led by F-Prime Capital and Oak HC/FT. – athenahealth Co-Founder and former CEO Jonathan Bush appointed as Executive Chairman Firefly Health , a technology-powered concierge medicine service for average Americans, announced today it has closed $10.2 million in a Series A funding round. The financing was led by F-Prime Capital and Oak HC …

Athenahealth ex-CEO Jonathan Bush joins concierge medicine startup | Modern Healthcare | 9/16/2019

… Athenahealth, said in a statement. “Firefly Health sets all of that aside.” Firefly Health, a concierge medicine service, revealed Bush’s new role Monday as part of an announcement about the startup’s Series A funding round. The startup, which primarily works with employers and health plans, raised $10.2 million in the funding round. Bush stepped down from his post as Athenahealth’s CEO in June 2018 after several allegations came to light …

GE Healthcare

Athenahealth ex-CEO Jonathan Bush joins concierge medicine startup | Modern Healthcare | 9/16/2019

… founder and former CEO of Athenahealth, said in a statement. “Firefly Health sets all of that aside.” Firefly Health, a concierge medicine service, revealed Bush’s new role Monday as part of an announcement about the … Health, a value-based care business Veritas Capital acquired from GE Healthcare in 2018, and said Virence CEO Bob Segert would lead the combined company. Letter Editor Send us a letter Have an opinion about …

Athenahealth Jonathan Bush joins concierge medicine startup Firefly Health | Modern Healthcare | 9/16/2019

… founder and former CEO of Athenahealth, said in a statement. “Firefly Health sets all of that aside.” Firefly Health, a concierge medicine service, revealed Bush’s new role Monday as part of an announcement about the … Health, a value-based care business Veritas Capital acquired from GE Healthcare in 2018, and said Virence CEO Bob Segert would lead the combined company. Letter Editor Send us a letter Have an opinion about …

Modernizing Medicine

Leonard Green & Partners Acquires Majority Ownership of MDVIP from Summit Partners | PR Newswire | 11/15/2017

… improve the delivery of primary care.” About MDVIP MDVIP leads the market in membership-based healthcare that goes far beyond concierge medicine services. With a national network of more than 850 primary care physicians serving … CareCentrix, DuPage Medical Group, HealthCare Partners, HealthSun Health Plans and Modernizing Medicine. Summit maintains offices in North America and Europe , and invests in companies around the world. For more information, visit www.summitpartners.com or on Twitter …

Leonard Green & Partners Acquires Majority Ownership of MDVIP from Summit Partners | PR Newswire | 11/15/2017

… improve the delivery of primary care.” About MDVIP MDVIP leads the market in membership-based healthcare that goes far beyond concierge medicine services. With a national network of more than 850 primary care physicians serving … CareCentrix, DuPage Medical Group, HealthCare Partners, HealthSun Health Plans and Modernizing Medicine. Summit maintains offices in North America and Europe , and invests in companies around the world. For more information, visit www.summitpartners.com or on Twitter …

ABILITY Network

Leonard Green & Partners Acquires Majority Ownership of MDVIP from Summit Partners | PR Newswire | 11/15/2017

… improve the delivery of primary care.” About MDVIP MDVIP leads the market in membership-based healthcare that goes far beyond concierge medicine services. With a national network of more than 850 primary care physicians serving … acquired through strategic mergers and sales. Notable healthcare investments include ABILITY Network, CareCentrix, DuPage Medical Group, HealthCare Partners, HealthSun Health Plans and Modernizing Medicine. Summit maintains offices in North America and Europe , and invests in …

Leonard Green & Partners Acquires Majority Ownership of MDVIP from Summit Partners | PR Newswire | 11/15/2017

… improve the delivery of primary care.” About MDVIP MDVIP leads the market in membership-based healthcare that goes far beyond concierge medicine services. With a national network of more than 850 primary care physicians serving … acquired through strategic mergers and sales. Notable healthcare investments include ABILITY Network, CareCentrix, DuPage Medical Group, HealthCare Partners, HealthSun Health Plans and Modernizing Medicine. Summit maintains offices in North America and Europe , and invests in …

F-Prime Capital

Health tech funding snapshot—Capsule lands $200M, Optum Ventures joins $24M round in Vim and more | FierceHealthcare | 10/4/2019

… artificial intelligence technology for drug discovery, completed a $37 million funding round led by Qiming Venture Partners. Investors Eight Roads, F-Prime Capital, Lilly Asia Ventures, Sinovation Ventures, Baidu Ventures, Pavilion Capital and BOLD Capital … Apple’s digital assistant, recently joined Robin as a formal adviser. Concierge medicine service: Boston-based Firefly Health secured $10.2 million in a series A funding round led by F-Prime Capital Partners and Oak HC …

Led by Former athenahealth CEO Jonathan Bush, FireFly Health Raises $10.2M for Tech-Enabled Concierge Medicine | HIT Consultant | 9/17/2019

Firefly Health raises $10.2M in Series A funding for technology-powered concierge medicine service led by F-Prime Capital and Oak HC/FT. – athenahealth Co-Founder and former CEO Jonathan Bush appointed as Executive Chairman Firefly Health , a technology-powered concierge medicine service for average Americans, announced today it has closed $10.2 million in a Series A funding round. The financing was led by F-Prime Capital and Oak HC …

Summit Partners

Leonard Green & Partners Acquires Majority Ownership of MDVIP from Summit Partners | PR Newswire | 11/15/2017

Leonard Green & Partners Acquires Majority Ownership of MDVIP from Summit Partners News provided by 08:10 ET Share this article BOCA RATON, Fla. , Nov. MDVIP , the national leader in affordable personalized healthcare, today announced that Leonard … the market in membership-based healthcare that goes far beyond concierge medicine services. With a national network of more than 850 primary care physicians serving over 280,000 members, MDVIP is at the forefront of consumer …

Leonard Green & Partners Acquires Majority Ownership of MDVIP from Summit Partners | PR Newswire | 11/15/2017

… Partners, a leading private equity investment firm, has acquired a majority interest in the company from global growth equity investor Summit Partners. Summit Partners, which initially invested in MDVIP in 2004 and later acquired it … the market in membership-based healthcare that goes far beyond concierge medicine services. With a national network of more than 850 primary care physicians serving over 280,000 members, MDVIP is at the forefront of consumer …

Medical Center

Executive Medicine Adds an Additional Female Physician to Their Staff | PRWeb | 9/10/2019

… average appointment times have gone from days to weeks. “For those who are looking to be proactive with their health, concierge medicine just makes more sense,” says J. Mark Anderson, MD, founding partner at Executive … She also completed her Family Medicine residency at Methodist Charlton Medical Center. In addition to extensive hospital work, Donaldson has been quite active with medical mission trips in both Honduras and Guatemala. Dr. Donaldson explains …

How Trump Is Reforming Medicare, Part II | Forbes | 7/12/2019

… this post we look at new rules requiring hospital price transparency, drug advertising price transparency, paperwork reduction, the advent of concierge medicine, and the administration’s effort to eliminate drug rebates and gag clauses. Hospital Price … language that most patients won’t understand. For example, Vanderbilt University Medical Center lists a charge of $42,569 for a cardiology procedure described as “HC PTC CLOS PAT DUCT ART.” Partly in reaction to these developments …

University Medical Center

How Trump Is Reforming Medicare, Part II | Forbes | 7/12/2019

… this post we look at new rules requiring hospital price transparency, drug advertising price transparency, paperwork reduction, the advent of concierge medicine, and the administration’s effort to eliminate drug rebates and gag clauses. Hospital Price … technical language that most patients won’t understand. For example, Vanderbilt University Medical Center lists a charge of $42,569 for a cardiology procedure described as “HC PTC CLOS PAT DUCT ART.” Partly in reaction to these …

Specialdocs Helps Chicago’s Primary Care Physicians Remain Independent with Concierge Medicine | PR Newswire | 6/6/2019

… June 5, Long known as a hub of renowned hospitals and progressive care, Chicago is also home to the growing concierge medicine movement. Prominent local doctors were among the first to recognize the unique benefits … doctors, hailing from respected institutions including Northwestern Medicine and Rush University Medical Center, who desired to retain their independence in private practice, has defined us from the beginning,” says Specialdocs CEO Terry Bauer . “We’re privileged …

Northwestern Medicine

Specialdocs Helps Chicago’s Primary Care Physicians Remain Independent with Concierge Medicine | PR Newswire | 6/6/2019

… June 5, Long known as a hub of renowned hospitals and progressive care, Chicago is also home to the growing concierge medicine movement. Prominent local doctors were among the first to recognize the unique benefits … with the area’s top doctors, hailing from respected institutions including Northwestern Medicine and Rush University Medical Center, who desired to retain their independence in private practice, has defined us from the beginning,” says Specialdocs CEO …

Specialdocs Helps Chicago’s Primary Care Physician | 6/6/2019

Specialdocs Helps Chicago’s Primary Care Physicians Remain Independent with Concierge Medicine junio 5, 2019 Specialdocs Helps Chicago’s Primary Care Physicians Remain Independent with Concierge Medicine 2019-06-05T17:26:00+00: CHICAGO Long known as a hub of renowned … with the area’s top doctors, hailing from respected institutions including Northwestern Medicine and Rush University Medical Center, who desired to retain their independence in private practice, has defined us from the beginning,» says Specialdocs CEO …

St. Mary Medical Center, Langhorne PA

Pennsylvania Doctor Opens MDVIP-affiliated Primary Care Practice | PR Newswire | 11/16/2017

… just the treatment of illness. Board certified in Family Medicine, Dr. Kulka is on staff at Holy Redeemer Hospital and St. Mary Medical Center, where he was Chairman of Family Medicine from 2010-2013. He becomes … the market in membership-based healthcare that goes far beyond concierge medicine services with a national network of more than 950 primary care physicians focused on prevention and personalized healthcare. Learn more at www.mdvip.com . Media …

Pennsylvania Doctor Opens MDVIP-affiliated Primary Care Practice | PR Newswire | 11/16/2017

… just the treatment of illness. Board certified in Family Medicine, Dr. Kulka is on staff at Holy Redeemer Hospital and St. Mary Medical Center, where he was Chairman of Family Medicine from 2010-2013. He becomes … the market in membership-based healthcare that goes far beyond concierge medicine services with a national network of more than 950 primary care physicians focused on prevention and personalized healthcare. Learn more at www.mdvip.com . Media …

St. Mary Medical Center

Pennsylvania Doctor Opens MDVIP-affiliated Primary Care Practice | PR Newswire | 11/16/2017

… just the treatment of illness. Board certified in Family Medicine, Dr. Kulka is on staff at Holy Redeemer Hospital and St. Mary Medical Center, where he was Chairman of Family Medicine from 2010-2013. He becomes … the market in membership-based healthcare that goes far beyond concierge medicine services with a national network of more than 950 primary care physicians focused on prevention and personalized healthcare. Learn more at www.mdvip.com . Media …

Pennsylvania Doctor Opens MDVIP-affiliated Primary Care Practice | PR Newswire | 11/16/2017

… just the treatment of illness. Board certified in Family Medicine, Dr. Kulka is on staff at Holy Redeemer Hospital and St. Mary Medical Center, where he was Chairman of Family Medicine from 2010-2013. He becomes … the market in membership-based healthcare that goes far beyond concierge medicine services with a national network of more than 950 primary care physicians focused on prevention and personalized healthcare. Learn more at www.mdvip.com . Media …

CDPHP

Health insurers face new requirements, challenges during coronavirus response | Crain’s New York Business | 3/27/2020

CDPHP and MVP Health Care, said they would provide their entire membership with access to virtual emergency medicine services. Providers accessed through United Concierge Medicine will assess patients’ needs for Covid-19 testing and prescribe the appropriate treatment. Significant directives from Gov. Andrew Cuomo have included requiring health plans to waive cost sharing for telehealth and to cover testing for Covid-19. Leonard said EmblemHealth has implemented the requirements and …

Telehealth Key to Payer COVID-19 Prevention, Diagnosis, Testing | HealthPayer Intelligence | 3/18/2020

… prevent patients from carrying the disease into doctors’ offices and ER rooms while seeking care. Capital District’s Physicians’ Health Plans (CDPHP) and MVP Health Care are two New York health plans that are banding together … go online to connect with a live, emergency-trained United Concierge Medicine provider. The provider can assess the member’s condition and discern whether the member may have contracted COVID-19. If the member is determined …

MVP Health Care

Health insurers face new requirements, challenges during coronavirus response | Crain’s New York Business | 3/27/2020

… MVP Health Care, said they would provide their entire membership with access to virtual emergency medicine services. Providers accessed through United Concierge Medicine will assess patients’ needs for Covid-19 testing and prescribe the appropriate treatment. Significant directives from Gov. Andrew Cuomo have included requiring health plans to waive cost sharing for telehealth and to cover testing for Covid-19. Leonard said EmblemHealth has implemented the requirements and sent notices …

Telehealth Key to Payer COVID-19 Prevention, Diagnosis, Testing | HealthPayer Intelligence | 3/18/2020

… from carrying the disease into doctors’ offices and ER rooms while seeking care. Capital District’s Physicians’ Health Plans (CDPHP) and MVP Health Care are two New York health plans that are banding together to offer … go online to connect with a live, emergency-trained United Concierge Medicine provider. The provider can assess the member’s condition and discern whether the member may have contracted COVID-19. If the member is determined …

CareCentrix

Leonard Green & Partners Acquires Majority Ownership of MDVIP from Summit Partners | PR Newswire | 11/15/2017

… improve the delivery of primary care.” About MDVIP MDVIP leads the market in membership-based healthcare that goes far beyond concierge medicine services. With a national network of more than 850 primary care physicians serving … strategic mergers and sales. Notable healthcare investments include ABILITY Network, CareCentrix, DuPage Medical Group, HealthCare Partners, HealthSun Health Plans and Modernizing Medicine. Summit maintains offices in North America and Europe , and invests in companies around …

Leonard Green & Partners Acquires Majority Ownership of MDVIP from Summit Partners | PR Newswire | 11/15/2017

… improve the delivery of primary care.” About MDVIP MDVIP leads the market in membership-based healthcare that goes far beyond concierge medicine services. With a national network of more than 850 primary care physicians serving … strategic mergers and sales. Notable healthcare investments include ABILITY Network, CareCentrix, DuPage Medical Group, HealthCare Partners, HealthSun Health Plans and Modernizing Medicine. Summit maintains offices in North America and Europe , and invests in companies around …

Del Vecchio

Telehealth Key to Payer COVID-19 Prevention, Diagnosis, Testing | HealthPayer Intelligence | 3/18/2020

… Del Vecchio, president and chief executive officer of MVP Health Care. “Together with CDPHP, we’re leveraging technology during a challenging time to support the health and safety of the communities we serve. This program is a game-changer for anyone in need of virtual ER triage.” Members will be able to call in or go online to connect with a live, emergency-trained United Concierge Medicine provider. The provider can …

Telehealth Key to Payer COVID-19 Prevention, Diagnosis, Testing | HealthPayer Intelligence | 3/18/2020

… Del Vecchio, president and chief executive officer of MVP Health Care. “Together with CDPHP, we’re leveraging technology during a challenging time to support the health and safety of the communities we serve. This program is a game-changer for anyone in need of virtual ER triage.” Members will be able to call in or go online to connect with a live, emergency-trained United Concierge Medicine provider. The provider can …

John D. Bennett

CDPHP, MVP Health Care Partner to Expand Access to Critical Health Care Services to Prevent Spread of COVID-19 | Globe Newswire | 3/16/2020

Concierge Medicine – can assess a patient’s need for COVID-19 testing and prescribe appropriate treatment. “This first of its kind partnership is putting patient health first, providing our combined membership instant access to emergency medicine,” said CDPHP president and CEO, Dr. John D. Bennett. “In times of uncertainty, it’s critical that our organizations come together and do what’s right for the community. That’s exactly what is happening here.” added Bennett …

CDPHP, MVP Health Care Partner to Expand Access to Critical Health Care Services to Prevent Spread of COVID-19 | Globe Newswire | 3/16/2020

Concierge Medicine – can assess a patient’s need for COVID-19 testing and prescribe appropriate treatment. “This first of its kind partnership is putting patient health first, providing our combined membership instant access to emergency medicine,” said CDPHP president and CEO, Dr. John D. Bennett. “In times of uncertainty, it’s critical that our organizations come together and do what’s right for the community. That’s exactly what is happening here.” added Bennett …

Bret Jorgensen

MDVIP Reaches Major Milestone of Over 1,000 Primary Care Physicians Nationwide | PR Newswire | 10/8/2019

… market with a nationwide 1,000 primary care physicians focused on prevention and personalized healthcare. (Credit: MDVIP) MDVIP Chairman and CEO Bret Jorgensen Founded in 2000 by two Florida doctors with a vision to transform primary … the market in membership-based healthcare that goes far beyond concierge medicine services. With a national network of over 1,000 primary care physicians, MDVIP is at the forefront of consumer-directed care. MDVIP-affiliated physicians …

Leonard Green & Partners Acquires Majority Ownership of MDVIP from Summit Partners | PR Newswire | 11/15/2017

… 2014, will remain a minority investor in the company. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. MDVIP Chairman and CEO Bret Jorgensen Founded in 2000 in Boca Raton, Florida , MDVIP leads the market in membership … the market in membership-based healthcare that goes far beyond concierge medicine services. With a national network of more than 850 primary care physicians serving over 280,000 members, MDVIP is at the forefront of consumer …

Jonathan Bush

Health tech funding snapshot—Capsule lands $200M, Optum Ventures joins $24M round in Vim and more | FierceHealthcare | 10/4/2019

… Concierge medicine service: Boston-based Firefly Health secured $10.2 million in a series A funding round led by F-Prime Capital Partners and Oak HC/FT. This brings its total funding to $14 million. The startup provides health navigation and concierge medicine services by providing primary care to patients through a mobile app and clinic visits. Previous investors included Athenahealth co-founder and former CEO Jonathan Bush, who has since …

Led by Former athenahealth CEO Jonathan Bush, FireFly Health Raises $10.2M for Tech-Enabled Concierge Medicine | HIT Consultant | 9/17/2019

Firefly Health raises $10.2M in Series A funding for technology-powered concierge medicine service led by F-Prime Capital and Oak HC/FT. – athenahealth Co-Founder and former CEO Jonathan Bush appointed as Executive Chairman Firefly Health , a technology-powered concierge medicine service for average Americans, announced today it has closed $10.2 million in a Series A funding round. The financing was led by F-Prime Capital and Oak HC …

Mark Anderson

Executive Medicine Adds an Additional Female Physician to Their Staff | PRWeb | 9/10/2019

concierge medicine just makes more sense,” says J. Mark Anderson, MD, founding partner at Executive Medicine of Texas. “The ACA has some benefits when it comes to covering healthcare for those who would otherwise not have any. The problem is access and time. There aren’t enough primary care physicians or enough time in the overcrowded schedules to dig deep and really be proactive in the traditional healthcare model.” The type …

Executive Medicine Adds an Additional Female Physician to Their Staff | The Wapakoneta Daily News | 9/10/2019

concierge medicine just makes more sense,” says J. Mark Anderson , MD, founding partner at Executive Medicine of Texas . “The ACA has some benefits when it comes to covering healthcare for those who would otherwise not have any. The problem is access and time. There aren’t enough primary care physicians or enough time in the overcrowded schedules to dig deep and really be proactive in the traditional healthcare model.” The type …