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Medical spas, a cash-based option for medical practices

by Tannus Quatre PT, MBA | January 30th, 2008 | No responses

With reimbursement woes abound, healthcare practices are increasingly turning toward cash-based options for a portion of their revenue.  This article offers 6 tips for opening a successful medical spa.

“Medical Spas are a natural progression of medical practice expansion, having a medical doctor run them gives them the credibility and public confidence needed for their success,” says Jeff Russell, executive-director of the IAPAM. Physicians need to find a way to utilize their skills to expand the scope of their practice. The growing demand for personal attention and service in medicine may provide opportunities for physicians who see the benefit of addressing these needs.

Tannus Quatre PT, MBA
Tannus Quatre is a private practice consultant and principal with Vantage Clinical Solutions, Inc., a nationwide healthcare consulting and management firm located in Bend, OR and Denver, CO. Tannus specializes in the areas of healthcare marketing, strategy, and finance, and can be reached through the Vantage Clinical Solutions website.