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Primary care physicians, specialists flock to hospital jobs - FierceHealthFinance

Primary care physicians, specialists flock to hospital jobs - FierceHealthFinance | Patient Engagement in Primary Care | Scoop.it
Primary care physicians, specialists flock to hospital jobs FierceHealthFinance Changes and uncertainty under the Affordable Care Act have private practice doctors flocking to hospitals--most notably among primary care physicians,with specialists...
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Hospital Takes Steps to Ease Primary Care Crunch - Martha's Vineyard Gazette

Hospital Takes Steps to Ease Primary Care Crunch - Martha's Vineyard Gazette | Patient Engagement in Primary Care | Scoop.it
Martha's Vineyard Gazette Hospital Takes Steps to Ease Primary Care Crunch Martha's Vineyard Gazette In a first-of-its-kind program for the Island, beginning this spring the Martha's Vineyard Hospital will hire a small team of specially trained...
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Direct Primary Care | HealthWorks Collective

Direct Primary Care | HealthWorks Collective | Patient Engagement in Primary Care | Scoop.it
Privatized healthcare has been slowly growing. And at the end of January, its supporters found themselves on Capitol Hill presenting legislation to allow direct primary care to serve as an alternative to the ACA.
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Column: Primary Care Doctors Should Exert More Control Over Patients - Valley News

Column: Primary Care Doctors Should Exert More Control Over Patients - Valley News | Patient Engagement in Primary Care | Scoop.it
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Column: Primary Care Doctors Should Exert More Control Over Patients
Valley News
Hospitals are busily merging with other hospitals and buying up groups of doctors.
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Your Health: Study finds the availability of primary care doctors in Northwest Colorado is higher than in other rural areas

Your Health: Study finds the availability of primary care doctors in Northwest Colorado is higher than in other rural areas | Patient Engagement in Primary Care | Scoop.it
Northwest Colorado residents have more primary care doctors to choose from than do residents in most other rural parts of the state.
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AAP against retail-based clinics for children primary care - KSHB

AAP against retail-based clinics for children primary care - KSHB | Patient Engagement in Primary Care | Scoop.it
KSHB AAP against retail-based clinics for children primary care KSHB In the report by the AAP, it emphasized retail-based clinics are an inappropriate source of primary care for children because they do not provide children with high-quality,...
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Medical Homes May Not Be the Answer

Medical Homes May Not Be the Answer | Patient Engagement in Primary Care | Scoop.it
A patient-centered medical home (PCMH) demonstration project did little to reduce costs and utilization or improve the quality of care, a 3-year study found. (RT @SteveSpringerMD: Direct Primary Care to the rescue of PCMH....mark my words!
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Howell clinic rolls out new model for primary care - Livingston Daily

Howell clinic rolls out new model for primary care
Livingston Daily
A Livingston County medical clinic is hoping to change the way patients view — and pay for — primary care.
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$30/month primary care

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With $2.5 million in new funding, PingMD wants to help doctors manage incoming calls

With $2.5 million in new funding, PingMD wants to help doctors manage incoming calls | Patient Engagement in Primary Care | Scoop.it
As doctors prepare for an influx of new patients, PingMD, a newly-relaunched mobile app, wants to help doctors more efficiently communicate with patients and peers.
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ACP Internist, November 2010 - Wisconsin clinic’s patients save time by ‘rooming’ themselves

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New Study Shows Three Core Factors and Thirteen Strategies to Turn Primary Care Practices into Viable Patient Centered Medical Homes | Joslin Diabetes Center

New Study Shows Three Core Factors and Thirteen Strategies to Turn Primary Care Practices into Viable Patient Centered Medical Homes | Joslin Diabetes Center | Patient Engagement in Primary Care | Scoop.it
Joslin Diabetes Center is the world’s foremost institution for diabetes research, clinical care and education.
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Why is there a shortage of primary care physicians? - KevinMD.com

Why is there a shortage of primary care physicians? - KevinMD.com | Patient Engagement in Primary Care | Scoop.it
Next in a series. Primary care physicians (PCPs) are becoming extinct. It's true. Not many medical students choose primary care as their career path. Older PCPs are retiring early. Many others are closing their practices or ...
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Optimal Number of Primary Care Visits? | HCMS Group

Optimal Number of Primary Care Visits? | HCMS Group | Patient Engagement in Primary Care | Scoop.it
Introduction. With the increasing interest in learning how to improve the use of primary care, we have modeled the optimal number of annual primary care visits related to Health Plan Costs as shown in the graph below.
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Primary Care Physicians in Rural Areas are Committed to Quality Improvement | News of Today

Primary Care Physicians in Rural Areas are Committed to Quality Improvement | News of Today | Patient Engagement in Primary Care | Scoop.it
Primary Care Physicians in Rural Areas are Committed to Quality Improvement http://t.co/Q9hzABgnn9 #health http://t.co/99T6ZVo3iy
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The Way We Pay Primary-Care Doctors Is Insane - The Experts - WSJ

The Way We Pay Primary-Care Doctors Is Insane - The Experts - WSJ | Patient Engagement in Primary Care | Scoop.it
Sadly, in many regions of the country and for many patients with poor or no insurance, this question is moot.
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Look for a Primary-Care Doctor Who Coordinates All the Care - Wall Street Journal (blog)

Look for a Primary-Care Doctor Who Coordinates All the Care - Wall Street Journal (blog) | Patient Engagement in Primary Care | Scoop.it
Look for a Primary-Care Doctor Who Coordinates All the Care Wall Street Journal (blog) LIZ FELD: For children with complex medical concerns, it's a great benefit to have a “medical home”–a concept long-championed by the American Academy of...
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Yes, Nurse Practitioners Are Primary Care Providers - Medscape

Yes, Nurse Practitioners Are Primary Care Providers
Medscape
The term "primary care" regularly appears in the news. The word "primary" suggests that there is only one kind of primary care, but as it happens, there are many.
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Nine Steps to Accountable Patient Care | Physicians Practice

Nine Steps to Accountable Patient Care | Physicians Practice | Patient Engagement in Primary Care | Scoop.it
How can physicians move from traditional fee-for-service to value-based care? It takes nine steps, says one physician.
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Design Evaluation of Six Primary Care Facilities | The Center for Health Design

Design Evaluation of Six Primary Care Facilities | The Center for Health Design | Patient Engagement in Primary Care | Scoop.it
by Min Kantrowitz & Associates, Inc.
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