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Lessons in Greatness: One DPC Doctor's Journey To Success

By Michael Tetreault, Editor

April 17, 2014

Designing Our Practice, Nextera Healthcare in Firestone, CO

According to North Vista Medical Center and Nextera Healthcare Co-Founders Drs. 898 more words

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Op/Ed: "The End of Health Insurance as We Know It?"

The End of Health Insurance as We Know It?

Analysis by Walter Russell Mead & Staff

MAY 15, 2013 - Up to one-third of independently practicing physicians in the US may soon stop using health insurance as we have come to think of it.  140 more words

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Maine doctors ditch insurance, offer monthly subscriptions for primary care

By Jackie Farwell, BDN Staff

APRIL 15, 2014 - SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine — Roxanne Pettigrow has no health insurance. But the Gorham woman visits her doctor in South Portland every few weeks, paying $50 up front, once per month for regular checkups, office visits and preventive health screenings — care those lacking health coverage often skip. 240 more words

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2nd Year Med. Student ... "DPC is my choice."

By Brian Gans, Second year medical student at Penn State Hershey

APRIL 13, 2014 – When the global financial system collapsed in 2007-2008, a lot of people were completely shocked. 559 more words

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Prior to Concierge Medicine, My Access to Health Care Was Inferior to that of My Cat

Ari Armstrong.

Although I loved my previous doctor, I had a difficult time scheduling a timely appointment with her. When I last called, I was told I’d have to wait three months to schedule a routine physical. 306 more words


Op/Ed: DPC ... 'an organization's customer is the person or entity who pays. Any other user of a product or service is a mere consumer.'

Alex Tolbert: The new way to see your doctor

MARCH 27, 2014 - Historically, visiting your medical provider meant a lot of waiting followed by an extremely brief interaction with the doctor before they scurried out the door. 333 more words

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