Amazon is attempting to change the way we use Healthcare

Seattle start-up is building the Amazon Prime of primary care with $86 million in backing from Larry Fink and other big names 98point6 is an under-the-radar company with an ambitious goal to improve access to primary care in America. Its founder hails from Microsoft, and its chief product officer is the former vice president in…

DIRECT PRIMARY CARE: A SEGUE TO DIRECT-TO-EMPLOYER?

BY STEVEN PORTER  |   OCTOBER 15, 2018 As direct-to-employer contracts gain steam between providers and large companies, should health systems be trying out direct primary care on their own workforce?   KEY TAKEAWAYS Experimenting with direct primary care, rather than diving headlong into a direct-to-employer contract, could offer a stepping stone to innovations in value-based care. You will…

20 Things Patients Can Do to Stay Out of the ER

20 Things Patients Can Do to Stay Out of the ER Rada Jones MD MBA FACEP Emergency Physician, Writer, Traveller. Aug 30 I’m an ER doc. I care for patients. All sorts of patients: Those who need to be in the ER, those who don’t, and those who wouldn’t be there if they knew better….