AAPS | At Risk, Legislation Allowing Patients to Use HSAs for DPC

By The AAPS | ENewsletter | Tuesday, July 10, 2018 | 10:50PM 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) one step closer to reality. Then we learned “a few small changes” had been made … Continue reading AAPS | At Risk, Legislation Allowing Patients to Use HSAs for DPC

Video | “DPC and Govt Don’t Mix” ~Dr. Tommy Show

America’s Free Market Doctor – Dr. Tommy McElroy Streamed live on Jul 18, 2018 Returning from a break imposed by the Thought Police, Dr. Tommy and Tracy review Stanley Kubrick’s Eyes Wide Shut a movie about sex with strangers and not much more. HR 6317 is supposed to help DPC doctors by allowing patients to pay with HSA, but is it a poison pill? Also … Continue reading Video | “DPC and Govt Don’t Mix” ~Dr. Tommy Show

DPC vs Capitation: Parallels to Ponder. By Dr. Bob Nelson, (Georgia, Circa 2015)

The DPC Journal has been around for a long time now. Every now and then an old story finds a fresh, new existence and ends up as a “trending story” back on the front page. By Dr. Robert Nelson AUGUST 14, 2015 – Once touted as the antidote for rising healthcare costs and a method of freeing doctors to “focus on the patient” and not … Continue reading DPC vs Capitation: Parallels to Ponder. By Dr. Bob Nelson, (Georgia, Circa 2015)

FACT SHEET, 2019 CMS Medicare Fee Schedule

Proposed Policy, Payment, and Quality Provisions Changes to the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule for Calendar Year 2019 PRESS RELEASE | FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE | On July 12, 2018, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a proposed rule that includes proposals to update payment policies, payment rates, and quality provisions for services furnished under the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (PFS) on or after … Continue reading FACT SHEET, 2019 CMS Medicare Fee Schedule