Over the years, the medicine model has greatly changed from when our predecessors began practicing and laying the groundwork for the industry. From prioritizing charting and patient satisfaction, to patients who want to dictate their care completely, there has been a noticeable shift in medicine.
In the era of the almighty online review, some argue that today's medicine is becoming more and more of a commercialized industry. Big businesses like Amazon, Google, and Facebook largely impact many of the day to day things in our lives. After breaking into the grocery shopping industry, what if Amazon decides, why not medicine?
Visit KevinMD to read more on this possibility and decide for yourself: do large companies like Amazon have any place in medicine?