Jeff Gold, M.D.: DPC, THE NETFLIX OF HEALTHCARE

The article below was written by my friend and colleague, Dr. Jeffery Gold, owner of Gold Direct Care in Marblehead, Massachusetts.  He uses a great metaphor to describe how Direct Primary Care may soon be the standard way that primary care is delivered in this country because it is more consumer friendly than standard, insurance based medicine.  Like Blockbuster, the medical establishment will try to copy DPC, but it will fall flat. Michael A. Ciampi, M.D.   When is the last time you went to a Blockbuster Video store on a Friday night to peruse the shelves for a rental? Yup, … Continue reading