Castle Connolly Private Health Partners Blogs

6/12/24

What’s Causing Physician Burnout?

While working hard in med school and throughout your residency, you probably knew being a medical professional would be a challenge—but did you ever think you’d be completely fatigued? 

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4/15/24

What Is Mild Cognitive Impairment and Why is it Under-Diagnosed?

Mild cognitive impairment (MCI) sits in the gray area between normal aging and more serious cognitive decline. 

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3/15/24

Acute Illnesses & How Concierge Care Addresses Them

The term “acute illnesses” refers to conditions with a sudden onset and a relatively short duration. Due to their rapid development, these illnesses often require immediate medical attention. 

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2/15/24

Why Do Doctors Switch to Concierge Medicine?

Doctors across the United States are making a strategic shift towards concierge medicine. In just seven years, the U.S. concierge market size is projected to grow at a compounded annual rate of 10.37%

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1/16/24

Explaining Functional Nutrition

It’s sad to say some approaches to nutrition often fall short of addressing the intricacies of individual well-being. 

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1/16/24

5 Tips to Pick a Primary Care Doctor

Choosing a new primary care doctor is overwhelming. An estimated 100 million people in the United States don’t have a primary care physician. If you’re searching for a new primary doctor, you know the process can be confusing. 

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12/19/23

What to Know: Health & Wellness Scams

We’re all trying to do our best to look after our health. 

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11/8/23

Concierge Benefits: Same-Day Doctor's Appointment

The importance of convenient medical care cannot be overstated. Regularly seeing your doctor for preventative care catches health complications before they evolve. 

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10/11/23

Prevent Physician Burnout and Put Heart into Your Practice

In the aftermath of the COVID-19 pandemic, many doctors and other healthcare workers feel exhausted. A survey from the Mayo Clinic Proceedings Journal published in 2022 found that 62.8% of physicians reported symptoms of burnout at work.

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9/22/23

Staying Healthy in Retirement

As we age, it’s natural for our bodies to change. As our health needs shift over time, we must consider how to approach wellness to maximize our health and longevity. 

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7/10/23

What is Concierge Medicine?

Choosing the right model of care is one of the most impactful decisions you can make. While looking for a physician that best fits your needs, you might have encountered the term “concierge care” or “concierge doctor.”

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5/29/23

8 Tips for Preventing the Flu

The CDC reports that respiratory viruses and COVID-19 rates are spiking across the United States.  

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5/25/23

Pros and Cons of Telemedicine

Since the COVID-19 pandemic, telemedicine has become increasingly popular. Online doctor’s visits have become available in various healthcare fields, from therapy to family medicine. 

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5/2/23

What's the Difference? Traditional Primary Care v.s. Concierge Care

How was your last visit to your primary care physician? Most Americans spend the majority of their health appointments in the waiting room before meeting with a doctor who knows their chart but little about them or their concerns. 

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4/28/23

What Is Continuity of Care?

Continuity of care refers to a patient receiving ongoing and comprehensive care throughout their medical journey. This idea emphasizes the consistency of doctors and healthcare systems working together to support patients despite the intricacies of the healthcare system. 

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4/20/23

How Air Pollution is Impacting Your Health

Whether you live in a bustling metropolitan area, a rural homestead, or a suburb somewhere in between, your health is being impacted by the quality of the air you breathe. Air quality is a major determinant of health, as polluted air has been linked to cardiovascular disease, several types of

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9/9/21

Didn’t Miss a Beat: How Two Concierge Physicians Volunteered in COVID Hospitals While Maintaining Their Primary Care Practices

Dr. Annette Osher and Dr. Kimberly Parks are both leading cardiologists and primary care physicians who have partnered with Castle Connolly Private Health Partners LLC (CCPHP) to offer concierge membership style programs in major metropolitan locations—but those aren’t the only things they have in

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10/14/20

Want a Deeper Relationship With Your Doctor? Choose Concierge Medicine

Would it make a big difference in your life if you had to switch primary care physicians?

Michael Tetreault, editor-in-chief of Concierge Medicine Today, asked this question to various patients, and the resounding answer was “no.”

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8/18/20

Practicing During a Pandemic: Concierge Medicine Helps Doctors and Patients Cope with COVID-19

Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, most physicians have been canceling or rescheduling non-urgent appointments. In fact, Dr. Deborah Birx, coronavirus response coordinator for the White House Coronavirus Task Force, advised in mid-March, “Things that don’t need to be done over the next two weeks,

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