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
Increasing burnout among physicians is a dire public health crisis, new research out of Harvard says. The paper cites research that nearly half of American doctors experience symptoms of professional burnout. And a 2018 survey found that 78 percent of over 8,000 physicians polled reported feeling […]
Dr. Lee Gross, President of the Docs 4 Patient Care Foundation and the founder of Epiphany Health Direct Primary Care used an op-ed to describe an easy change in the law the Trump Administration could make that would open up enormous amounts […]
AMERICANS ON AVERAGE CONTINUE TO SPEND MUCH MORE FOR HEALTH CARE—WHILE GETTING LESS CARE—THAN PEOPLE IN OTHER DEVELOPED COUNTRIES The United States, on a per capita basis, spends much more on health care than other developed countries; the chief reason is not […]
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.