The RBV Blog

The people, products, and ideas shaping healthcare today – by Dr. Richard Vanderveer, Chief Innovation Officer, ThinkGen

Want A Telehealth Psychiatry Freebee???

This is actually pretty darned clever. Check this out. Scroll down. What you will see is that this Psychiatrist is offering 15-minute complementary consultations, “one time only.” You can sign up using her automated scheduling calendar.   Bottom...

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Richard Vanderveer, Ph.D.

Richard Vanderveer, Ph.D.

In addition to his blog, Dr. Vanderveer has written numerous articles on innovation in healthcare marketing and marketing research - not only to challenge new thinking, but also to provide specific and practical advice.

Unmasking Mask Craziness

Check this out. What you will hear are the rants of several enraged citizens to Palm Beach County’s passing of an ordinance requiring the wearing of masks. You know, Palm Beach as in Florida, where COVID-19 numbers are zipping past records set by NY State. Spend...

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The Death Of Primary Care

We have talked before about the financial difficulties that PCP’s are having as the result of the COVID-19 pandemic. As reported in our previous posts, it is a simple fact that patients are staying away from PCP’s offices as a special form of social distancing,...

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Normal

Check this out. What you will here is a doctor on the way to work, pondering if “there is still normal” or “nothing is normal.” Mercifully, he spares us the now hackneyed “the new normal.”   Interesting. Evidence that he brings to the debate...

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