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A hybrid concierge medical practice can help an older physician stay in practice with a lower volume of patients, avoiding burnout and leaving medicine early, argues a concierge medicine advocate in Diagnostic Imaging.
Why this matters
Wayne Lipton, founder and managing partner of Concierge Choice Physicians, notes that recent news coverage of the model has focused on high-end practices that cater to the wealthy.
But Lipton said concierge practices usually operate at what is for many a modest price point, about $150 per month.
Physicians may feel wrong about charging patients a membership fee, he says, but they can also look at ...