Evaluating practice models: Joining or selling a practice
Whether you're starting a practice, transitioning, or preparing to retire, it's important to understand what's involved in these life-changing decisions. As traditional practice models may give way to new, innovative practice models, the Academy offers resources and guidance to ensure that you are prepared to choose a path that's right for you.
Explore your practice model options
Joining a practice
Starting or switching practices? The resources below will help you explore your options, whether you are joining a traditional solo or group practice, exploring concierge/cash only, or considering military service.
|Joining a practice|
|Key details of an employment contract|
|How to negotiate a contract|
|Young physician checklist|
New practice models
Are you interested in adopting a new practice model? Explore the resources below, which explain ACOs and APMs, group practices without walls, teledermatology, and more.
|New practice models |
|Accountable care organization|
|Alternative payment models|
|Group without walls|
|Independent practice association|
Selling your practice?
Are you ready to retire and sell your practice? The resources below offer guidance on methods for valuing your practice, considerations around private equity, and things to watch for in a sales contract.