“He knows me, and he actually knows my children and my wife now. Our whole family comes to him, and it’s almost as if he’s part of our family,” Jason says.
If we succeed, instead of healthcare being this cold uncertain thing, it will be a highly transparent, free market, high value system that will have more impact in individuals than almost anything else.
Up to now, physicians who are moving into Direct Primary Care are practicing one of two ways: either launching an independent DPC practice or being hired on as an employed physician in a larger DPC-like clinic system.
Jason Rutz, Partnership and Growth Director of Freedom Healthworks, talks about companies looking to provide Direct Primary Care as a benefit to employees.
The direct model of care has made significant progress improving the health and wellness of individuals. However, not all direct care models are created equal nor do they have equal outcomes.
Freedom Healthworks, Assured Partners and Health Rosetta organized a first of its kind employer forum in Indianapolis on May 9. The event exposed the benefits industry practices and tactics that are driving uncontrolled costs.