Patient and Employer Resources
Dave Chase's book, CEO's Guide to Restoring the American Dream - How to Deliver World Class Healthcare to Your Employees at Half the Cost is a must-read for CEO's, CFO's and HR Managers who are looking to lower the cost of health benefits but have been led to believe that controlling corporate health care costs isn't achievable. This book not only lists the current dysfunction in our healthcare system, it provides employer's the necessary tools to provide lower cost - high quality care options for their employees, something our country and future generations desperately need. You don't have to be an employer or an executive to appreciate this book.
Free Market Medical Association - promoting price transparency in healthcare. Excellent resource for patients, vendors, and employers
Association of American Physicians and Surgeons - promoting the protection of the patient-doctor relationship. Lists direct pay and cash friendly practices
DocCost - DocCost is a search service for finding cash physicians and other healthcare professionals
The Self Pay Patient - information for uninsured patients and those patients with high deductibles
GoodRx - compare medication prices and print coupons
$4 Prescriptions - list of $4 prescriptions available at Walmart
RxAssist - a comprehensive database of patient assistance programs to provide medications to patients who cannot afford them
Direct Primary Care Articles
With Direct Primary Care, Health Care Doesn't Have To Be Expensive - Katherine Restrepo. Forbes magazine, January 31, 2016
Direct Primary Care May Become the Norm - Joseph Scherger, MD, MPH; Medical Economics, June 25, 2016
Solving the Crisis in Primary Care - Stephen Schimpff, MD; Medical Economics, August 21, 2014
In Defense of Direct Primary Care - Philip Eskew, DO, JD, MBA, Family Practice Management September/October 2016
Membership Medicine Model Saves Primary Care Dollars - Evan Pankey, MMSc, Physicians Practice, April 25, 2015
Direct Primary Care Videos
- Physicians from around the country talk about the value of direct primary care
- Jay Kempton, FMMA co-founder and independent TPA, talks about bringing together buyers and sellers of healthcare.
- Third Party Administrator and co-founder of the Free Market Medical Association (FMMA.org), Jay Kempton, describes the benefits of Direct Primary Care.
Our Direct Pay Medical Practice Brochure
Practice Brochure - contains a concise summary of our healthcare services. Please feel free to print, email, and/or send to family and friends who may be interested in our services.
Durable Power of Attorney for Healthcare - We ask that all patients print, fill out, and provide us a copy to file at our office.
Living Will - We ask that all patients print, fill out, and provide us a copy to file at our office.