Tag Archives: primary care

Shifting the Paradigm: Retail Clinics & Urgent Care Centers

Shifting the Paradigm: The Inexorable Growth of Retail Based Clinics & Urgent Care Centers in HealthCare Blog post by Joe Babaian Change Before You Have To.           – Jack Welch What did Jack Welch mean when he said this? Does it apply to Healthcare? With the retailization of healthcare, for better or […]

Ending a Patient-Provider Relationship Well vs Committing Medical Adultery

Blog post by Colin Hung Last week, I did something that I am now feeling very guilty about. On Monday, I decided to start seeing a new ophthalmologist without telling my previous doctor that I had decided to move on. At first I thought this wouldn’t be a big deal. I haven’t been seeing my […]

Psychologists, Behavioral Health and Primary Care – Oh My!

Blog post by Colin Hung One of the best things about social media is meeting people with different perspectives. I am constantly amazed at all the points of view that people “see” problems. Each of us has a unique lens through which we see the world – a lens shaped by training and experience. A […]

Privacy vs Health. Would you make the trade? – Feb 11th Chat

Blog post by Colin Hung A colleague of mine recently got a new FitBit Force™ the latest activity and fitness tracker. I was amazed at both the style and function of the product. It’s simply incredible what it monitors – sleep, steps, calories burned and even eating habits. The most fascinating feature was how you […]