44% Of Americans Skip Doctor Visits Because Of Cost

MAR 26, 2018 @ 08:00 AM 12,189 The Little Black Book of Billionaire Secrets Poll: 44% Of Americans Skip Doctor Visits Because Of Cost   Bruce Japsen , CONTRIBUTORI write about healthcare business and policy  Opinions expressed by Forbes Contributors are their own. TWEET THIS 40% of Americans who say they “skipped a recommended medical test or treatment in the…

A new kind of doctor’s office

A new kind of doctor’s office that doesn’t take insurance and charges a monthly fee is ‘popping up everywhere’ — and that could change how we think about healthcare Lydia Ramsey Mar. 17, 2018, 9:00 AM Dr. J Bryan Hill with one of his patients.Courtesy Dr. J Bryan Hill Direct primary care is a small…

An Innovative Alternative

Direct Primary Care: An Innovative Alternative to Conventional Health Insurance   W‌ith new concerns over the effects of the Affordable Care Act (ACA)[1] on access to care and continued frustration with third-party reimbursement, innovative care models such as direct primary care may help to provide a satisfying alternative for doctors and patients. Doctors paid directly rather…