[PODCAST] Insights from the Real Life "House" Doctor: The House Call Practice Model at Work
With the fast-paced nature of modern life and modern medicine, Dr. Michael Farzam knew as a resident that the paradigm for patient care had to change.
Dr. Farzam started and built a house call practice on the premise that every patient deserves the luxury and security of a concierge physician who visits them wherever they are. He and his team visit patients at home, at the office, a hotel room, or nearly any other environment where they feel most comfortable.
Learn why Dr. Farzam is fondly known as the real life "House" by some of his patients and the impact he's making by giving care to those who don't have the time, access, or option to go to the doctor. His story is truly the power of house call practices at work.
What you'll learn in this podcast:
• Why the house call practice model gives you the ability to provide better care for your patients.
• How house calls can be more satisfying way to practice.
• Why house calls can be ideal for health practitioners who don't want to work in the conventional model.
• How the house call practice model can help you be more successful and happier quickly.
Dr. Michael Farzam, MD – Founder & CEO of House Call Doctor Los Angeles
Dr. Michael Farzam, MD has been a concierge house call doctor with his own house call practice for over 10 years. In 2001, Dr. Farzam completed his medical school training and received his Physician and Surgeon's medical license from Tufts University School of Medicine in Boston, Massachusetts.
He completed his residency training in General Internal Medicine at Cedars Sinai Medical Center (a UCLA Affiliated Hospital) in 2004. Dr. Farzam is board certified in General Internal Medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine and an active member of the American College of Physicians (ACP) and the American Academy of Home Care Physicians (AAHCP).
As a resident of Los Angeles for over 30 years, Dr. Farzam understands firsthand the unique medical needs of L.A. residents. That's why he has dedicated his practice to 24/7 care in patient's homes, often within a few hours of making the appointment. It's a very effective option for individuals who would like the convenience of in-home care in the comfort of their own homes. Dr. Farzam has even been voted 'Best Doctor' and has received 'Patients Choice Award' and 'Patients Recognition Award'.