This Handbook on Healthcare Reform is an effort by the Thomas Jefferson Institute for Public Policy to bring ideas to the table for discussion and legislative debate in order to highlight areas where Virginia and other states can take action […]
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.
It has been a big week for Direct Primary Care (DPC) as physicians steeped in the practice model explained the benefits for patients and doctors. Tuesday brought meetings with Senior White House officials, the Deputy Secretary of Health and Human […]
The Minnesota Senate is considering making it easier for health care providers and patients to enter into direct primary care (DPC) agreements. Senate File 2723 (S.F. 2723) would define direct primary care agreements as a form of health care instead […]
Health Care In the News
Becker’s Healthcare spoke with Cathy Jacobson, president and CEO of Milwaukee-based Froedtert Health, prior to speaking on a panel at Becker’s Hospital Review 7th Annual CEO + CFO Roundtable titled, “The Digital Imperative: The Open & Shut Case for Innovation”. All this gobbledygook […]
From AAPS: Earlier this week we heard the good news that H.R. 365 was finally going to be considered by the House Committee on Ways and Means, bringing the use of Health Savings Accounts (HSAs) for Direct Patient Care (DPC) […]
A growing number of doctors across the country fed up with the costs of medical care are switching to a model that cuts health insurance out of the equation, and two of those doctors are located in Moscow. The direct […]
Doctor’s Lounge Radio Show
Dr. Hal Scherz, M.D. will take listeners through the list of essential reforms as the Administration continues to reform the Federal bureaucracies.
Seventy to eighty percent of health care needs are resolved at the primary level – doctor to patient in the Direct Primary Care practice model. The perceived Achilles Heel of Direct Primary Care is the need for specialists in more […]
Show host, Hal Scherz, M.D. will discuss the successes in the ground game of medical reform. From the Florida success in DPC (led in part by D4PCF President Lee Gross) to the end of MOC in Texas through the efforts […]