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Access Falters Amidst Good Patient Primary Care Relationships | PatientEngagementHIT.com

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October 19, 2017

Sixty-one percent of patients said they would choose an urgent care or retail clinic over their PCP, despite good patient primary care relationships. By Sara Heath October 02, 2017 – Despite reported positive patient and primary care provider relationships, patients still experience barriers accessing care but see the upsides of urgent and retail care clinic… Read More ›

TECH | Apple explored buying two Concierge Medical-Clinic start-ups as part of a bigger push into health care — and more inquiries expected, according to CNBC Sources

Apple was reportedly in talks to purchase Aliso Viejo, Calif.-based Crossover Health, a healthcare startup that works with self-insured employers to provide medical and wellness services at onsite clinics. The move heightens speculation about the tech giant’s potential foray into the healthcare space, multiple sources familiar with the matter told CNBC. Negotiations between the two… Read More ›

USA TODAY | Apple was also reported to be in similar acquisition talks with One Medical, … leverage technology to smooth the often onerous doctor’s visit process.

Apple was also reported to be in similar acquisition talks with One Medical, another concierge medicine group that charges a membership fee and aggressively leverages technology to smooth the often onerous doctor’s visit process. . ~By Marco della Cava, USA TODAY By Marco della Cava, USA TODAY Published 8:02 p.m. ET Oct. 16, 2017 SAN… Read More ›

EP. 104 | Pharmacogenomics 101 | Meet Ryan Gregg, Ph.D. is a Medical Science Liaison at OneOme

By The DocPreneur Podcast | Concierge Medicine Today | The DPC Journal | CMT Canada OCTOBER 2017 – Ryan Gregg, Ph.D. is a Medical Science Liaison at OneOme. He obtained a B.S. with Honors in Forensic Chemistry from the University of Mississippi, and a Ph.D. in Pharmacology from the Center for Substance Abuse and Research… Read More ›

LISTEN | “Genetic Testing 101” An Interview with Geneticist, Author and CEO, Brandon Colby, MD

“What would happen if a physician were to begin speaking to a patient’s future potential rather than their past performance?” adds Colby. “Where the practice of medicine may fall short, a story is often found in our DNA that will provide clarity. Instead of waiting for sickness to occur, the clarity provided by a patient’s… Read More ›

CVS Pharmacy Launching Automated Retail Vending Machines | HealthLeaders Media

HealthLeaders Media Staff, September 8, 2017 OTC remedies, snacks, and personal care products are a few of the available products. CVS Pharmacy is introducing automated retail vending machines stocked with convenient, on-the-go necessities, including OTC health products, “better-for-you” snacks, and popular personal care products typically sold at CVS Pharmacy locations nationwide, it reports. The new… Read More ›

What’s Next for Retail Healthcare? | HealthLeaders Media

The Trend That Disrupted Healthcare Consumerism a Decade Ago Continues to Evolve. RELATED PODCAST | AUDIO | DPC JOURNAL INTERVIEW The DocPreneur | Business Podcast Ep. 50 | DocPreneur Podcast: DPC and EHR, Lean DPCs, Employer-Based DPC and Retail Healthcare Debra Shute, September 29, 2017 The majority (91%) of patients who recently used a retail… Read More ›

EVENTS | HealthNow — March 3rd, 2018 (Scottsdale, AZ): Free Community Health Event Open to the Public

Largest Community Health Expo To Be Held In Scottsdale, AZ Free Health Event Open to the Public Scottsdale, AZ, October 3, 2017– Networking for Healthcare is hosting the largest community Health Expo, HealthNow 2018 “The public will be invited to attend a FREE Healthcare event to learn about health and medical services available in their… Read More ›