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The Medical Home

I’m back, after an August filled with children, swimming, anniversaries and weddings.  Two weekends in a row of travel and I’m glad to be home.  Which reminds me of a subject I have long wanted to write about:  The Medical Home. 754 more words

Health Care Delivery

Home Sweet Home

I’m back, after an August filled with children, swimming, anniversaries and weddings.  Two weekends in a row of travel and I’m glad to be home.  Which reminds me of a subject I have long wanted to write about:  The Medical Home. 754 more words

Healthcare

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

National Headlines

Weekly roundup: August 29, 2014

Oakwood physicians treated a variety of ailments this week. From bacterial sinus infections to itchy bug bites, here’s a brief recap of what’s going around: … 152 more words

Primary Care

My Weight Loss Journey

I’m writing this blog to document my progress with weight loss. Thank you for following along. I have a concierge internal medicine practice with a very strong focus on preventative health care. 185 more words

Bethesda MD

Health Insurance Reform - It's Not a Bumper to Bumper Warranty

We have some Healthcare reform in the US but we are still challenged with a system that is failing to deliver results. This piece recently: … 730 more words

Health Reform

Just Say No: Saving Your Sanity While Working in Academic Medicine

Congratulations! You’ve received your appointment as a new faculty. Faculty evaluations and promotion and tenure reviews will arrive before you know it.

One way to shine in your first year, and to build your CV, is by serving on committees, engaging in research, publishing journal articles, and directing educational experiences. 572 more words

Family Medicine