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CV🦠News, Week of May 23, 2021

Hello, Friends of TVD! On this Memorial Day weekend we have much to be thankful for and much to reflect on. As is tradition, let us pause and remember and honor the men and women who died while

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Is Concierge Medicine the same as Direct Primary Care?

Is Concierge Medicine the same as Direct Primary Care?

The ever-changing healthcare system has given rise to models of alternative medicine and medical practices. Some of these models are membership-based practices. With multiple names for doctors and doctor’s offices, it can be confusing or difficult to understand

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TVD - Is concierge medicine FSA or HSA eligible

Is Concierge Medicine FSA or HSA Eligible?

Flexible Spending Account (FSA) and Health Savings Account (HSA) plans are like all personal savings accounts. However, the funds in these accounts can only be used strictly for qualified medical expenses, which cover everything from insurance deductibles and

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What is a Concierge Doctor and What Do They Do?

Concierge physicians offer their services directly to patients for an initial fee, which is generally paid monthly. They are often called direct primary care (DPC) or personalized medical service providers, but there are slight differences. Their services previously

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Do I need annual skin checks at home?

CV🦠News, Week of May 9, 2021

Hello, Friends of TVD! “Americans who are fully vaccinated can go without masks or physical distancing in many cases”, announced the CDC this week, as Spring keeps springing, and the local COVID news continues to improve. Note that

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