Dr. Christine Pace Brings Integrated Approach to Addiction Medicine

Dr. Christine Pace Brings Integrated Approach to Addiction Medicine »

It wasn’t until her third year of medical school that Dr. Christine Pace started to connect her interest in addiction with the pressing need for integrating behavioral health into primary care practices. Her leadership, vision, and success in moving addiction medicine forward led to Pace’s recent naming by the Boston Chamber of Commerce as one…
Family Physicians Are Natural Health System Leaders

Family Physicians Are Natural Health System Leaders »

27 Aug, 2014
Opinion/Editorial
Photo via pixabay. The subtitle of a JAMA editorial on accountable care recently caught my attention: "The paradox of primary care physician leadership." The authors observed that although a typical family physician's or general internist's patient panel accounts for about $10 million in annual health care spending (of which only $500,000 is primary care…
For Richer or Poorer: Concierge Medicine

For Richer or Poorer: Concierge Medicine »

Who's interested in using concierge medicine? Everyone, according to Dr. Stephen Schimpff. Photo from ZweenaHealth. Is concierge medicine for everyone or is it just for the rich, the 1%? Most people assume it is for the elite and cannot be afforded by the common man, the masses. That is unfortunate because in many…

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