Categories for: Medical practice climate

Why private practice is not going away

A terrific article in the Business of Medicine section of Medscape, talking about physicians who do not want to be employees going back to private practice, or doing it for the first time. A lot of compelling stories from individual docs here, as well a discussion of the larger picture. There are a lot of…

Medical co-working is catching on!

Co-working has been booming in many industries. Though it started with traditional office work, it has happened with artists, beauticians, and many others. It has gotten to the point where there are websites devoted to it as a concept. Now, one of those websites has discovered medical practice. They didn’t talk to us, but they…

Telemedicine takeover is far from assured


This piece is from mid-summer, but it’s still worth a look. https://www.politico.com/newsletters/future-pulse/2020/07/22/telemedicine-revolution-deferred-789320 The COVID pandemic has led to more physicians seeing patients using telemedicine technologies, helped along by a temporary loosening of restrictions on reimbursement by both government and private insurers. This led to widespread predictions that telemedicine is bound to essentially take over healthcare.…