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Contents Special edition The on the cover ceo edition Illuminating the People, Trends and Solutions Shaping the Future of Care FEATURES Should You Carve Your NiChe iN CoNCierge MediCiNe? 6 While concierge care can yield benefits to primary care providers and patients alike, it takes markedly different forms. Observers urge physicians who are interested in concierge care to assess the expectations and demographics of potential patients before making the transition. NoN-PhYSiCiaN ProviderS vS. the PhYSiCiaN Shortage: CaN theY Bridge the PriMarY Care gaP? 38 With the primary care provider shortage expected to intensify when 30 million Americans gain health coverage under the Affordable Care Act, some industry experts argue that physician assistants and nurse practitioners will bridge the care gap. However, demand for these professionals is also outpacing supply. PAGe 9 42 6 38

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