Dr. James Pinckney II, ABFM of Diamond Physicians met with eight senators and two congressmen last week in an effort to reintroduce the Direct Primary Care Bill HR6199. To further demonstrate the effectiveness of direct primary care, Michael Schneider, CEO of […]
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.
In October, the Trump administration proposed a new rule that would expand the ways employers can use health reimbursement arrangements (HRAs) to provide their employees with high-quality, low-cost health coverage. The United States Department of the Treasury estimates that once the new […]
D4PCF Asks Trump Administration for Tax Protection of Direct Primary Care Members and Their Employers
An 8-page legal letter asks multiple federal departments to recognize DPC membership dues as tax-free medical expenses WASHINGTON, January 4, 2019 — Last week the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) received an official request from the Docs 4 Patient Care Foundation […]
Health Care In the News
How many subscription memberships do you have? With very little thought, many come to mind—Netflix, HBO, Hello Fresh, Amazon Prime, Kindle Direct, and Consumer Reports to name a few. And the subscription market is expanding—bacon, clothing, shoes, beauty products, wine, and more. […]
I am a direct primary care (DPC) physician. DPC doctors have determined ways to improve health care access, include telemedicine, and offer deeply discounted rates on medications, labs, and imaging for a low-cost monthly membership, similar in design and value to […]
Many millennials continue to support socialist policies, including Medicare for All, demonstrating their willingness to ignore history and the world around them. I suspect many millennials couldn’t even find Venezuela on a map, never mind explain why the country’s economy […]
Doctor’s Lounge Radio Show
Unique Insight from Bob Moffit Long time friend of D4PCF Bob Moffit has an interesting take on “Medicare for All” grounded in the law of unintended consequences. Government health care take over will worsen the doctor shortage. Host Hal Scherz, […]
DPC Fan Favorites Chad & Josh Josh Umbehr, M.D. and Chad Savage, M.D. sat down with host Michael Koriwchak, M.D. after speaking from the main stage at DPC 2018 in Orlando.
Scherz on Latest Medical News Host Hal Scherz, M.D. spends the hour unpacking the latest medical news in this week’s Doctor’s Lounge.