Imagine a style of medicine where same or next day visits are the norm. You get 30minute and if you need more time – there isn’t a charge to come back and talk further. Or maybe you can talk about how you are doing over the phone if that is better for you. You know who your doctor is and can easily contact them by text or portal message. You know how much labs are going cost before you get them done – and they only cost around $5. Insurance isn’t billed or required. This is DIRECT PRIMARY CARE!
Direct Primary Care practices typically offer a similar level of service as concierge – but with a monthly membership
Direct Primary Care is a growing trend around the country. As of October 2018, there are over 900 different independent Direct Primary Care (DPC) offices. If you have family or friends in other areas who you think would be helped by this model, please check out the DPC Frontier