ubmslate-logo-ubm

P2 Mobile Logo

Search form

Topics:

Wayne Lipton

Wayne Lipton

Wayne Lipton has more than 35 years of experience in healthcare and business, including the past seven years as founder and managing partner of Concierge Choice Physicians LLC. He has conducted hundreds of seminars on full-model and hybrid concierge practices. E-mail him here.

Posts by Author

©megaflopp/Shutterstock.com

Physicians are being preoccupied with more and more requirements, which is unfortunate. Their time is precious, for many reasons.

Noncompliant patients could hurt physician quality scores under MACRA and reduce their compensation. How will that affect the doctor-patient relationship?

A new survey finds that disillusioned doctors are struggling to adapt to changing delivery and payment models. Hybrid concierge provides a way out.

Medicare's new payment program under MACRA will place pressure on independent physician practices, as they compete for limited Medicare bonuses.

Physicians continue to merge with larger groups to gain economies of scale and offload administrative burdens, but often, professional satisfaction wanes.

Many physicians are considering a private care model in response to growing pains stemming from healthcare reform. But how long can they function without oversight?

Much has been made about the "woman's card" lately in the news. Does a woman's card exist in medicine?

With the drive to consolidate healthcare delivery, physicians are more often required to refer patients to in-network specialists.

Much like the airlines, hybrid concierge care patients value an enhanced service experience and are willing to pay for it.

A new Medicare initiative will reimburse physicians for episodes of care, rather than individual procedures. A hybrid concierge model could preserve income.

Pages

By clicking Accept, you agree to become a member of the UBM Medica Community.