Concierge Medicine and the State of Healthcare Today
Listen to host Eric Dye & guest Dr. Dean McElwain discuss the following:
- It’s no secret that healthcare as an industry is facing many
challenges and is ever-evolving, how does concierge medicine fit into the state of healthcare today?
- For those physicians who are feeling the effects of the challenges in healthcare today, what is the benefit of converting their practice
into a concierge model?
- I could assume that going concierge wouldn’t necessarily be for
all physicians, can you talk about the types of physicians that would really benefit and be the most successful with this model?
- It sounds like concierge medicine really offers a great alternative
to a traditional model, for all of those doctors out there who want to access these solutions, can you share the process for “going concierge”?
- What are some other things that would make for a successful
Dr. McElwain is a seasoned healthcare executive with over 30 years of progressive leadership in a variety of healthcare settings. Dr. McElwain has a professional doctorate (DPT) from Simmons College Graduate School for Health Studies, with a specialty in healthcare administration, having earned that program’s highest honor of academic distinction.
A recognized national thought leader in the area of concierge medicine, Dr. McElwain has lectured extensively, consulted with leading companies, and provided guidance, leadership, and innovation to hundreds of physicians, as well as regional and national corporate clients, over the last 13 years. Renowned organizations such as the Lown Cardiovascular Institute and leading academic medical institutions have relied on Dr. McElwain for strategic guidance and effective deployment when transitioning their organizations to the subscription-based or concierge membership model.
A lifelong endurance athlete, Dr. McElwain is also a respected leader in the areas of health coaching, wellness, and human performance. Dr. McElwain has completed undergraduate studies in sports medicine/exercise physiology, as well as extensive post-graduate studies in physical therapy and human performance.
Dr. McElwain combines this passion and expertise in leading a robust set of initiatives that share the benefits of the wellness-centered lifestyle with all members of the Castle Connolly Private Health Partners family.
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