The US Health Care System Needs Immigrants

as a recent eight-nation bracket tournament in the new york times showed and i’ve discussed that a lot many people think the united states healthcare system has a lot of problems so it seems reasonable to think of policy changes that make things better not worse making it harder for immigrants to come here to […]

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Scripps Internal Medicine Physician Vivian Tran, MD

Scripps Internal Medicine Physician Vivian Tran, MD

>>Vivian Tran, MD: I was one of those people in medical school who wanted to go into just about every single specialty, depending on whatever rotation I was on at the time, and, at the end of the day, it really came down to internal medicine. I felt like internal medicine was the field that […]

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Dr. Timothy Snodgrass, Floyd Primary Care Physician

I’ve always been interested in medicine my mom was a nurse practitioner back in Colorado one of the early ones and I was kind of exposed to medicine that way she was a nurse before that and so that’s where the interest in medicine came from. I enjoy the the hard sciences and I enjoy […]

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Jennifer Duong, MD, Family Medicine Specialist

Jennifer Duong, MD, Family Medicine Specialist

>>[Jennifer Duong] So I chose family medicine because of multiple reasons; one is for the preventative care which I think is a really big deal in family medicine, making sure we don’t get you to the point where you’re diabetic and have CHF and all of that, so I think that’s a big piece of […]

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The what and why of Patient-Centered Medical Home – ADC

The what and why of Patient-Centered Medical Home – ADC

Thank you very much for coming to our clinic today. It is my privilege to be here to help explain some of the changes in the health care system. Let me explain why we need a patient-centered medical home before I explain what it is. Let me explain why we need a patient-centered medical home […]

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Roberto Cardarelli, DO, MPH – UK HealthCare

Roberto Cardarelli, DO, MPH – UK HealthCare

[MUSIC PLAYING] I’m Dr. Roberto Cardarelli. I serve as professor and chair for the Department of Family and Community Medicine here at the University of Kentucky, College of Medicine. It’s been a lifelong passion. I can remember thinking about medicine since I was in grammar school, and was passionate about the sciences. And grew up […]

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Direct Primary Care: A Better Way To Pay For Healthcare? | NBC Nightly News

Direct Primary Care: A Better Way To Pay For Healthcare? | NBC Nightly News

NBC’S KRISTEN SHOWS US HOW IT WORKS. >>Reporter: WHEN JENNA NELSON TAKES HER SONS TO THE DOCTOR, SHE DOESN’T WORRY ABOUT FEELING RUSHED. >>HE TAKES AS MUCH TIME AS HE NEEDS, 30, 45 MINUTES IF NEEDED. >>Reporter: A BIG REASON SHE OPTED FOR SOMETHING CALLED DIRECT PRIMARY CARE INSTEAD OF TRADITIONAL INSURANCE. IT’S A MEMBERSHIP […]

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Family Medicine Physicians: Provide Short and Long-term Care

Family Medicine Physicians: Provide Short and Long-term Care

In my field we’re not only focusing in the short-term treatment, but also long-term long-term intervention treatment heath goal as well as prevention. Depends on patient’s age, gender and nationality we will discuss the recommended immunizations for that patient, recommended screening for cancer and other prevention points.

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FAU Opens its First University-run Primary Care Practice

FAU Opens its First University-run Primary Care Practice

You now have a new option when it comes to receiving primary health care. FAU has opened its first University-operated primary care physician practice in Boca Raton. The experienced team of doctors combine the latest innovations in primary care medicine with a personalized, patient-centered approach FAU Medicine offers adult primary care and preventive and wellness […]

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Health Care Homes Animation

Health Care Homes Animation

(Narrator) One in four Australians have at least two chronic health conditions such as heart disease or diabetes. If that’s you, then you know that there are a lot of things to keep an eye on such as symptoms, medications and GP and specialist visits. With so much on your plate, our health system can […]

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