Direct Specialty Care: Concierge Service Without the Price Tag



In this MedScape article, Rheumatologist OnCall founder Dr. Diana Girnita explains why, for patients with rheumatic and autoimmune conditions, the direct-pay specialty care (“concierge medicine”) model can often provide a faster and cheaper way to obtain care, spend more time with your specialist, and improve quality of life.


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