Do you remember Marcus Welby, MD? He was a dream doctor with plenty of time for his patients. Now some doctors claim they can offer that same style of care—if you’re willing to pay to the healthy price tag that’s attached. It’s called “boutique” or “concierge” medicine, but some critics feel it puts the money before the mission.
My Generation’s Jeff Levine looks at this new brand of health care that some are calling “wealth care.”