As politicians debate the political prescription for American health care, this past year has shown our strategic investments are reaping tangible results. Our efforts in Direct Primary Care (DPC) have trained hundreds of doctors to deliver low cost, high-quality care […]
The Docs4PatientCare Foundation MISSION is to:
Preserve the sanctity of the physician-patient relationship, promote quality care, support affordable access to care for all Americans and to protect the patient’s personal health care decisions.
The job for legislators is to 1) protect the DPC practice model from insurance regulators and 2) allow insurance carriers the flexibility to quickly respond to market innovations and join the fight to provide more than coverage, but care.
Don’t let the comedy deceive you. Dr. Chad Savage unpacks the data, point by point, delivering the comprehensive comparison of DPC with the third party insurance model – all within his compelling, comedic style.
Health Care In the News
Nebraska lawmakers have advanced a bill that would give state employees a new health care option that minimizes the role of insurance. Lawmakers gave the measure first-round approval on Monday with a 30-0 vote. State workers could enroll in a […]
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (NSF) – A bill that would allow physicians, chiropractors and group practices to sign “direct primary-care” agreements with patients without running amok of Florida’s insurance laws is on its way to Gov. Rick Scott. The Senate voted unanimously Thursday […]
“In the U.S., primary care is nothing more than an assembly line,” he said. “I had to see twenty to twenty-five people a day, and then spend a third of my day coding. The patients were getting eight minutes with me […]
Doctor’s Lounge Radio Show
A work of fiction based on her own experiences in the medical world, Dr. Boone has crafted a humorous, dramatic, coming of age story for a female doctor in one of the busiest trauma centers of New Orleans.
Patients Venting but Few Praising? Yelp has become ubiquitous in rating everything from restaurants to services nationwide. Online ratings have become a mainstay in modern life, but has it filtered down to patients rating doctors in a useful way? In […]
Interviews from the front lines of care The on-site interviews with thought leaders from our Direct Primary Care Conference continue with a discussion of Health IT. As the DPC movement grows and the market for serving the practice model becomes economically […]