MedLion Direct Primary Care Company Profile

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Launched in late 2009, MedLion is amongst the nation’s fastest growing Direct Primary Care companies. MedLion operates under a simple, non-insurance-based platform: affordable, high-quality primary medical care for only $59 a month for adults and $19 for children—with $10 office visits and referrals to low-cost facilities for medication, labs, and imaging. The MedLion practice works by eliminating traditional insurance from primary care, and as a result, lowering the overall cost of healthcare for individuals and businesses alike.

News Articles [1497 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Is Direct Primary Care a Game Changer?

This Medical News story discusses the pros and cons of direct primary care, whose practitioners don’t accept insurance and instead charge a membership fee to cover services.

Direct Primary Care Agreements and Chiropractors: A bad deal for patients

Chiropractors are not "primary care physicians" and shouldn't be allowed to pretend otherwise by entering into "direct primary care" agreements with their patients.

MGMA: Most practice leaders unware of direct primary care

MGMA: Most practice leaders unware of direct primary care jgregory Tue, 05/22/2018 - 15:23 Teaser Media

New research on why GPs quit patient care

(University of Exeter) The research aimed to identify factors influencing GPs' decisions about whether or not to remain in direct patient care, and what might help to retain them in the role.Three rea...

STAT Plus: Can Amazon cut insurers out of primary care?

Jeff Bezos has invested in "direct primary care" companies before — could it be in Amazon's future?

The Only Way To Fix Health Care Is To Break The Current Business Model, Advocates Say

Backers of direct primary care, which is an alternative payment model that operates with a flat membership fee, want Amazon's Jeff Bezos to incorporate the strategy into his new health care venture wi...

A Framework for the Design of Effective Primary Care Systems

Primary care is often the weakest link in many health systems. It is also the most important. This article describes a framework for the design of primary care systems that are responsive to local nee...

Text With Primary Care Doctors: No Need To Trek To The Office For Basic Care

98point6 has developed an app that lets patients connect via chat to a licensed primary care doctor. It is currently live in 10 states, with plans to reach all 50 by the end of the year. “Our missio...

PubMed Articles [6247 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Use of Direct Oral Anticoagulants in Canadian Primary Care Practice 2010-2015: A Cohort Study From the Canadian Primary Care Sentinel Surveillance Network.

As questions have been raised about the appropriateness of direct oral anticoagulant (DOAC) dosing among outpatients with atrial fibrillation, we examined this issue in patients being managed by prima...

Changing Patterns of Mental Health Care Use: The Role of Integrated Mental Health Services in Veteran Affairs Primary Care.

Aiming to foster timely, high-quality mental health care for Veterans, VA's Primary Care-Mental Health Integration (PC-MHI) embeds mental health specialists in primary care and promotes care managemen...

Effect of Patient Experience on Bypassing a Primary Care Gatekeeper: a Multicenter Prospective Cohort Study in Japan.

To discuss how best to implement the gatekeeping functionality of primary care; identifying the factors that cause patients to bypass their primary care gatekeepers when seeking care should be benefic...

Diabetes research in primary care: Fiction, reality or essential?

Primary health care is increasingly the first point of contact in many health systems around the world. The World Organization of Family Doctors (WONCA) identifies primary care as a first-contact acce...

Assessment of the quality of primary care for the elderly according to the Chronic Care Model.

to evaluate the quality of care provided to older people with diabetes mellitus and/or hypertension in the Primary Health Care (PHC) according to the Chronic Care Model (CCM) and identify associations...

Clinical Trials [7629 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Direct-acting Antiviral Therapy and Reinfection Among PWID With Chronic HCV in Community-based Settings

SHARP-C is an observational cohort study investigating the effect of direct-acting antiviral (DAA) therapy and reinfection in people with chronic hepatitis C virus (HCV) and recent injecti...

Postconditioning in Primary PCI and Direct Stenting

To determine the safety and efficacy of 2 vs 4 cycles of postconditioning method during primary PCI and direct stenting in acute MI, and to compared to primary PCI and direct stenting wit...

Duration and Direct Cost of Behavioral Health Concerns in Pediatric Primary Care

The purpose of this study is to compare the duration and direct cost of pediatric primary care visits consisting of medical concerns only, behavioral concerns only, and medical and behavio...

The Prime Study - Comparing Hepatitis C Care and Treatment in a Primary Health Care Service With a Tertiary Hospital

The Prime Study is a randomised trial investigating models of care for hepatitis C in the era of direct acting antiviral (DAA) therapy. The study aims to compare outcomes of hepatitis C ca...

Direct Anterior Approach Versus Direct Lateral Approach in Total Hip Arthroplasty

The purpose of this study is to compare the direct anterior approach and the direct lateral approach in primary total hip arthroplasty, regarding the postoperative function and pain, compl...

Companies [3130 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

MedLion Direct Primary Care

Launched in late 2009, MedLion is amongst the nation’s fastest growing Direct Primary Care companies. MedLion operates under a simple, non-insurance-based platform: affordabl...


R-Health's innovative Direct Primary Care model is designed to deliver better healthcare at a lower cost. R-Health Direct Primary Care liberates primary care from the administrati...


RetraceHealth has re-imagined primary care by blending modern technological advancements with the old-world charm and convenience of a house call. The result is an extraordinary c...

Qliance Medical Management Inc.

Qliance Medical Management was founded in 2006 and provides operating and management services to Qliance Medical Group of Washington PC. Qliance direct primary care offers people of all ages and inco...

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