"I'm holding my phone there, trying to Google one-handedly, whether I needed to go to an emergency room or not and think- hey, wait a minute. I have Paladina now. I can just call my doctor. I have her number. So, I called her and she walked me through and we discussed it a little bit and she said -- if you can get to an urgent care, I would probably do that. So, I did and that was a very good decision.
"I was in a hurry to resolve a chemical respiratory issue and I wasn't getting the help I was expecting from my own doctor. So, that's why I searched for Paladina.
First of all, I was really surprised that I could get in within a couple of days. In fact she asked me if I wanted to come in that afternoon, the receptionist. I wasn't available so I booked the appointment for two days later.
I think the doctor was very available. She, in fact, told me that I can call her at any time with any questions. I've never been given that option before!
"I have never been to a doctor's office that works like Paladina. I've never seen a patient in a waiting room. I've never had to sit and wait for an hour to see a doctor. I see my doctor right away. It's different. And the care is different. So, it's much more personable than any other doctor I've ever seen. That's Paladina.
Paladina Health has been the best medical system, so to speak, that I've ever had anything to do with."
"Paladina Health to me is like having my own medical staff at my service. I have my own doctor, my own nurse, they actually care about me, they know me, they know my name. They are vested in me and my family.
"I think I would describe Paladina Health as a very unique approach in the modern day era to healthcare. It is extremely individualized, very personal. Paladina Health physicians are as concerned about your whole person as they are your medical needs. It's very genuine and they really do build trust and rapport with their patients.
"With my decision to move my whole family to Paladina Health, that took a lot of thought because my children had our pediatrician since my oldest daughter was a little kid. So for at least 15-16 years we had the same pediatrician that I followed around town.
(SEATTLE, Wash.) - Paladina Health LLC and Brown & Haley announced Aug. 1 an alliance to offer an innovative direct primary care (DPC) option for their employees and families in Tacoma, Wash. Brown & Haley are one of three new Paladina Health clients which formerly received DPC services through Qliance, a Seattle-based provider of primary care services which recently closed its doors.
So much has been written recently about the “Democratization of Healthcare” that it merits a deeper investigation. Is this just a trendy buzzword or is it really a phenomenon? Dr. Eric Topol highlighted the trend in his recent book, “The Patient Will See You Now.” In the book, he provides detailed evidence for a knowledge-driven shift of power from doctors to patients facilitated by emerging technologies. Dr.
There’s so much happening in healthcare right now, it’s hard for me to narrow the important things to pay most attention to in 2016. Here are the top 5 changes in healthcare on my radar to track this year: