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What is Direct Primary Care? A Student Doctor Shares His View...

Fed up of its unreliability and low payout, many physicians are switching from Medicare to concierge medicine or direct primary care. Although still a first year medical student, StudentDoctor Thompson has made an impressive review of Direct Primary Care which he shared in this YouTube video. He made the annotation below to introduce the video:   Source: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cXBUZ9yFu6w If you are new to the direct primary care model, watch the video below to understand why more and more physicians and patients are choosing individualized healthcare over “mass medicine”. Due to Congress and the government’s healthcare reform, physicians who own their own practice will find it very difficult to stay in private practice. Their only recourse is to choose...

What is Direct Primary Care? A Student Doctor Shares His View
posted on: Jun 27, 2013 | author: Bob Schumacher

More Doctors Move Away From Medicare to Direct Primary Care...

Direct primary care or concierge medicine is attracting more doctors who have had enough of the paperwork, low payout, and pressures of Medicare. In his article entitled 1 in 10 Doctor Practices Flee Medicare To Concierge Medicine, Forbes.com’s healthcare specialist Bruce Japsen writes:   Read the Full Article As the federal government gets more involved in mass medicine, a growing number of doctors got fed up with the red tape, overhead, low payment, and the limited number of patients that they can see which prevents them from earning a sustainable income.   Source:  http://www.forbes.com/sites/brucejapsen/2013/01/30/1-in-10-doctor-practices-flee-medicare-to-concierge-medicine/ This move from mass healthcare to individualized medicine will enable physicians who own their practice to receive payment directly from their patients, without the...

More Doctors Move Away From Medicare to Direct Primary Care
posted on: Jun 27, 2013 | author: Bob Schumacher