Pete Celano, 23 March 2o16
If the year 2015 was all about the rise of Virtual Visits in healthcare, 2016’s theme may be New Payer Models.
Consider Direct Primary Care [DPC]. It’s an alternative payment model, involving a monthly subscription cost, in which the focus is on a tight 1:1 link between a patient and his or her primary care provider.
Physicians offering DPC tend to define a list of services for patients and implement a ~$10 fee for each physician visit, in addition to the monthly recurring membership fee of about $40. More