In Business Profiles HealthspanMD Founder Robert Todd Hurst, MD on Innovative Approach to Patient-Centered Cardiology
Ushering in a new approach to patient-centered cardiology that challenges a fragmented healthcare system, HealthspanMD Founder Robert Todd Hurst, MD, FACC, FASE,(opens in a new tab), which showcases innovative Valley entrepreneurs.
Recognizing how gaps in care have impacted patient satisfaction and outcomes after spending nearly 20 years as a cardiologist at two leading hospitals, Dr. Hurst offered key insights on his frustrations with the current healthcare system — which spurred his motivation to create HealthspanMD.
The practice makes it easier for patients to receive timely, concierge-level care paid for by Medicare and most insurance. While Dr. Hurst noted in the article that this uniquely accessible business model led to several roadblocks along the way, he was able to find solutions and bring his vision to life.