A Concierge Medical Practice
Concierge Medicine Research Collective,
an independent health care research center
based in Atlanta, GA has released a 12-month
summary of its survey results of the concierge
study concluded that at the end of 2009:
66% of current U.S. concierge physicians
operating practices today are internal
second most popular medical specialty
in concierge medicine is family practice.
surprising finding in this study was the
increasing number of concierge 'dental'
and 'pediatric' practices arising since
February of 2009.
studied concierge physician growth, the various
models used, popular trends, and collected
a wide variety of data on different specialties
from October of 2007 to December of 2009,
said Michael Tetreault, Executive Director
of the Concierge Medicine Research Collective.
similar poll related to the economy and the
recession was conducted online between October
2009 to January 2010 by The Collectives
parent organization, Concierge Medicine
Today. Concierge physicians were asked
how is your practice performing financially
compared to one-year ago? Surprisingly,
concierge physicians across the U.S. polling
Fifty nine percent (59%) of all current
concierge physicians are doing Better
financially than one-year ago.
percent (29%) indicated No Change
percent (12%) indicated Worse.