"Most of today’s primary care is, in retail terms, a loss leader — a well-oiled doorway to the wildly expensive sick care system. For decades, doctors have been forced into factory-like production, seeing as many patients, ordering as many tests and referring into as much specialty care as possible." —Dr. Kevin Wang, Chief Medical Officer, Vera Whole Health
If you ever wondered how our urgent, sick care culture affects our bottom line, not to mention our health, then read this opinion piece from Dr. Kevin Wang, Chief Medical Officer at Vera, published this week in the Puget Sound Business Journal.
He exposes the waste in our current system, and details how to provide a better health journey for patients. All for a more appropriate cost.
Be sure to read Dr. Wang's article now.