Concierge Medicine…………

Of the estimated 5,500 concierge practices nationwide, about two-thirds charge less than $135 a month on average, up from 49% three years ago, according to Concierge Medicine Today, a trade publication that also runs a research collective for the industry. Inexpensive practices are driving growth in concierge medicine, which is adding offices at a rate Read more about Concierge Medicine…………[…]

To rein in healthcare costs, Is better-coordinated post-acute care the HOLY GRAIL…….

The President Wants You to Get Rich on Obamacare Tom Scully bolted through the doors and up the stairs to a private dining room on the third floor of the “21” Club. Scully, 56, is slightly taller than average and has tousled graying hair, an athletic build and a lopsided smile. He typically projects a Read more about To rein in healthcare costs, Is better-coordinated post-acute care the HOLY GRAIL…….[…]

Does Social Media Impact Physician Learning?

The post on Michelle Lin’s Academic Life in Emergency Medicine blog offered a perspective from Salim Rezaie, MD, on how to interpret the subtleties of a particular ECG reading in the emergency department. Within a day, the post had drawn comments by 2 prominent educators in emergency car diology (Amal Mattu, MD, professor at the Read more about Does Social Media Impact Physician Learning?[…]