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Pantyhose As Icebreaker

A number of years ago, back when I covered the hospital in addition to my out patient clinic, I was up before the butt crack of dawn seeing the ICU patients I had admitted on unassigned call after a particularly awful call night. 344 more words

The slow, painful death of fee-for-service primary care

By Anne Zieger

August 14, 2014 - Over the last several years, there have been countless attempts to create new models for primary care, with ongoing efforts including the expansion of patient-centered medical homes, the emergence of the direct primary care model, the increasing availability of retail clinics and virtual primary care via smart phones, tablets and the web. 538 more words

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Concerning Physicians and Health

Some people think and say that they don’t require to consult a Doctor when they are ill. Some people do not take medicines. According to them only with prayer they can get healed, no medicine is required. 589 more words

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ALABAMA: Decatur Clinic Not Accepting Insurance, Offers Alternative to Patients

Aug 21, 2014DECATUR, Ala. – There’s a growing trend across the nation that’s changing the way patients get treatment. And now concierge medicine is being offered at a clinic in Decatur. 489 more words

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In a search for heart medication information, I read this this important warning.

Do not take this medication if you have ever had a heart attack without first consulting your physician.

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FORBES and J. Goodman: 'Everyone Should Have A Concierge Doctor.'

By John Goodman, Contributor, Forbes

AUGUST 29, 2014 - Have you ever wondered why you doctor doesn’t talk to you by phone? Lawyers, accountants, engineers and just about every other professional you can think of discovered that phones are a handy way of communicating with clients almost a century ago. 1,188 more words

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