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 […]
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.
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 […]
By: Dr. Lee Gross While Democrats and Republicans debate the merits and drawbacks of reforming America’s broken health insurance system, few policymakers are paying attention to perhaps the biggest reason health insurance is so expensive: The actual cost of healthcare, which […]
Health Care In the News
In his recent State of the Union address, President Trump pointed out that although progress is being made on a variety of health care issues, health care costs are just too expensive for the average American. One reason is this: […]
What if doctors could not only prescribe drugs to their patients but also dispense them–no writing a prescription and sending it off the pharmacy? Not only would it be more convenient, it could be cheaper—a lot cheaper. That’s the premise of a […]
Across this country, DPC practices are filling an important niche by providing care for underserved patients. But rather than indenturing themselves to a government or corporate entity, physician-owners of DPC practices are providing care on their own terms, without bureaucratic headaches and […]
Doctor’s Lounge Radio Show
The Doctor’s Lounge is pleased to announce it late winter/spring series of shows highlighting our speakers and attendees at our DPC 3.0 meeting held in Orlando last fall. Recorded live at our 2018 Direct Primary Care Conference, Host Mike Koriwchak […]
The stage was set to take the innovation of DPC (Direct Primary Care) to the halls of the Senate when the wheels came off with the drama of the Kavanaugh nomination hearings. Testimony on health care innovation has been postponed in […]
Dr. Hal Scherz, M.D. will take listeners through the list of essential reforms as the Administration continues to reform the Federal bureaucracies.