Industry observers and insiders ponder the role of retail clinics in modern health care and how that squares with physician-patient relationships.
Increasing reliance on nurse practitioners (NPs) and physician assistants (PAs) as well as on telehealth and related technologies have a common root: a lack of primary care providers. Analysts do not see these trends abating.
Frustrated with insurance-based care, increasing numbers of physicians are turning to direct primary care to provide patients across the socioeconomic spectrum simpler, more personalized treatment.
Improving the Health Status of the Community by Supporting Family Health and Fitness
Its genesis rooted in the personal experiences of its founder, the soon-to-open Children’s Integrated Center for Success (CICS) will be the first facility in the Lehigh Valley where physicians may refer young patients for unified, streamlined behavioral health care.
In the following profile, Paul Larson, CFP, CLU, founder and CEO of Larson Financial, a financial advisory firm exclusively for physicians, sheds light on how physicians are meeting certain challenges while still maintaining their viability in an era of fiscal uncertainty and increasing regulations.
With the implementation of the Affordable Care Act in 2014, the shortage of primary care physicians is expected to increase as the newly insured search for their own medical homes. Do retail medical clinics and urgent care centers present a solution?
Physical therapy provides a solution for some patients with recurring headaches.
Pathstones by Phoebe empowers its members to enjoy their golden years on their own terms by offering affordable, personalized wellness coordination services that promote long-term health and minimize unnecessary healthcare expenditures.
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