Concierge Physicians

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Robeznieks A. Corporate takeover. Cerner, P&G expand into clinics, concierge care . Mod Healthc. 2010 Jan 4;40(1):14-5.  Access full-text online .

Concierge Medicine Today: Marketing, Advertising, & PR News.  Branding Concierge Medicine . November 17, 2009. Access full-text online.

Tetreault, M. What's  the difference between "concierge" medicine and "direct" primary care.Access full-text online.

Thompson RE. The ethics of exclusivity: should doctors practice concierge medicine? Physician Exec. 2009 Sep-Oct;35(5):95-9.  Access full-text online.

Hawn C. Take two aspirin and tweet me in the morning: how Twitter, Facebook, and other social media are reshaping health care. Health Aff (Millwood). 2009 Mar-Apr;28(2):361-8.   Access full-text online .

Lowes R. The concierge model. Med Econ. 2008 May 2;85(9):69-73. Request from the  Knowledge Center .

Portman RM, Romanow K. Concierge medicine: legal issues, ethical dilemmas, and policy challenges. J Health Life Sci Law. 2008 Apr;1(3):1, 3-38. 

Williams V. Concierge medicine and the legal standard of care. Health Aff (Millwood). 2007 Nov-Dec;26(6):1792; author reply 1792-3.  Access full-text online .

Naber MK, Joseph E. Providing customized services Concierge services put patients' and employees' minds at ease. Healthc Exec. 2007 Jan-Feb;22(1):40-1.  Access full-text online .

Cohn H, Friedman LH, Allyn RD. The tectonimc plates are shifting: cultural change vs. mural dyslexia. Front Health Serv Manage. 2007 Fall; 24(1):11-26.  Access full-text online .

Carnahan SJ. Concierge medicine: legal and ethical issues. J Law Med Ethics. 2007 Spring;35(1):211-5.  Access full-text online.

Berry RS. TM failed to differentiate between concierge and direct fee-for-service practices. Tenn Med. 2007 Jan;100(1):9-10. 

House calls or "concierge medicine". Tenn Med. 2006 Sep;99(9):9-10. 

Carnahan SJ. Law, medicine, and wealth: does concierge medicine promote health care choice, or is it a barrier to access? Stanford Law Pol Rev. 2006;17(1):121-63. 

Williams B. Concierge medicine ... another option for frustrated doctors? Tenn Med. 2006 Nov;99(11):25-30. 

Goldman E, Thompson T. Concierge care can cut costs. AHIP Cover. 2006 Mar-Apr;47(2):49-50, 52, 54. 

Brennan TA. Concierge care and the future of general internal medicine. J Gen Intern Med. 2005 Dec;20(12):1190.  Access full-text online .

Alexander GC, Kurlander J, Wynia MK. Physicians in retainer ("concierge") practice. A national survey of physician, patient, and practice characteristics.   J Gen Intern Med. 2005 Dec;20(12):1079-83.   Access full-text online .

Linz AJ, Haas PF, Fallon LF Jr, Metz RJ. Impact of concierge care on healthcare and clinical practice. J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2005 Nov;105(11):515-20.  Access full-text online .

Romano M. Concierge docs OK. They don't hurt Medicare access: GAO. Mod Healthc. 2005 Aug 22;35(34):58.  Access full-text online .

MacStravic S. How many concierge physicians are there? Counting is quite tricky. Health Care Strateg Manage. 2005 Jul;23(7):10-1. 

Johnson DE. What's hospital's role in concierge medicine? Health Care Strateg Manage. 2005 Jul;23(7):2-3. 

MacStravic S. Is there a future for concierge medicine? Health Care Strateg Manage. 2005 Jul;23(7):1, 12-5. 

Demaria AN. Concierge medicine: for better or for worse? J Am Coll Cardiol. 2005 Jul 19;46(2):377-8. Request from the  Knowledge Center .

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