Annual Fee Several years ago, Stone Creek Family Medicine implemented an annual fee to cover services not covered by insurance companies or our routine office visit fees. The Annual Fee is due at the beginning of the calendar year and is paid once per year. This is a non-refundable fee. The cost is: $75.00 per [...]
What is a membership practice? A membership practice means I will accept a smaller number of patients so that I can focus more attention and care on you. Over the past 7 years, I have had the same patient numbers. However, with healthcare changes, the cost to provide care and the time it takes has [...]
It goes by many names: “checkup”, “well visit”, “annual visit”, “preventive visit”, but all refer to the once-a-year appointment that is dedicated to surveying your health and wellness. At this office visit we order age and health-appropriate screening tests, and plan follow-up visits for any specific problems that may be found or reported. In my [...]
Controlled substances are drugs that are highly monitored and restricted on a state and/or federal level. These restrictions, this monitoring, is for patients' protection. The drugs that fall under this heading can be habit-forming, addictive, can result in overdose deaths or are sold/traded on the street or abused like illicit illegal drugs. (An explanation of [...]
Late Arrival Policy We reserve the right to ask you to reschedule your appointment, in consideration of others arriving on time for their appointments, if you arrive late. If the situation allows you have the option to take a seat and wait and we will bring you back should a spot open up.