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Retail Healthcare | Five Reasons Why Retail Clinics Are a “Game-Changing” Threat to Traditional Healthcare Providers That Could Strain Clinical Laboratories and Pathologists | DARK DAILY

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October 6, 2017

Five Reasons Why Retail Clinics Are a “Game-Changing” Threat to Traditional Healthcare Providers That Could Strain Clinical Laboratories and Pathologists October 2, 2017 By Jude | Dark Daily Research conducted by Kalorama suggests the popularity of retail clinics represents a trend towards newer healthcare models that challenge existing models of care, and which could severely… Read More ›

MED. ECO | Bundled pricing is the only true transparency in healthcare

October 04, 2017 | By Jonathan Kaplan, MD, MPH Price transparency is the current and growing buzzword in healthcare. There are many ways to go about making healthcare costs clear to consumers. But when entrepreneurs design their own solution to price transparency, they miss one very important ingredient: actionable pricing information. The best way to… Read More ›

The DPC Patient Checklist (Updated): Top 50 Questions Every Patient Should Ask A DPC Doctor Before They Sign-Up.

By Michael Tetreault, Editor, The DPC Journal (accompanied by more than 50 physicians and over 700 patient insight inquiries) JAN 15, 2016– With the help of a couple of hundred self-proclaimed, satisfied patient readers in more than 50 Direct Primary Care (DPC) clinics across the country and several dozen tweaks over the past two-years, we’ve… Read More ›

Target and Kaiser Permanente Bring Innovation and Primary Care to Target Clinics

Press Release Four new Southern California Target Clinics will provide Kaiser Permanente care to local Target guests; open to other insurance plans. November 17, 2014 | MINNEAPOLIS — Target Corporation (NYSE: TGT) and Kaiser Permanente are teaming up to launch four Target Clinics in Southern California in November and December. For the first time at… Read More ›

Figure out your marketing for the holidays, stat.

“In today’s healthcare culture, the 55-plus audience hasn’t been entirely abandoned,” says Michael Tetreault, Editor of The DPC Journal, “but the advertising aimed at this population segment (even during the holiday season) is simply aimed at maintaining brand loyalty and establishing that the products they love are still good, still function and most likely being improved…. Read More ›

FORBES: Direct Primary Care: Value Proposition, Scope of Practice and Pricing

By Dave Chase, Contributor JULY 10, 2013 – This article is a section of a longer paper on Direct Primary Care (DPC) that was introduced in an earlier piece — Health Plan Rorschach Test: Direct Primary Care. The following excerpt from that article briefly explains DPC if it’s a new concept. Click through the previous… Read More ›

DPC Trend: Partnering WIth Your Community Hospital(s)

Leverage Your Local Community Hospital vs. Larger Big Box Hospital Network. By Michael Tetreault, Editor, The DPC Journal AUGUST 12, 2014 – A Community hospital can be purely a nominal designation or have a more specific meaning. Specifically, it refers to a hospital that is accessible to the general public, and provides a general or… Read More ›