Direct Primary Care (DPC) is an innovative alternative payment model for primary care being embraced by patients, physicians, employers, payers, and policymakers across the United States. The defining element of DPC is an enduring and trusting relationship between a patient and his or her primary care provider.
Empowering this relationship is the key to achieving superior health outcomes, lower costs, and an enhanced patient experience. DPC fosters this relationship by focusing on five key tenets:
DPC providers are committed to ensuring that American healthcare delivers on these goals