By DPC doctors, For DPC doctors
Your mission is to provide your patients the best care possible. We are here to help you accomplish just that. The Alliance is a group practicing DPC physicians-- entrepreneurs, innovators, and leaders-- with years of experience.
The DPC Alliance is committed to:
Advocating for the DPC model
Strengthening the collective voice of the DPC movement
Providing resources— education, discounts, & more— to help and enhance our members' DPC practices
Membership in the DPC Alliance requires the member to be a physician, medical student or resident-physician who...
Completes our membership application.
Holds an MD or DO degree, or is enrolled in medical school (MD or DO) or residency training program
Practices (or training to practice) a broad scope of medical care that encompasses "primary care" services that includes but is not limited to: prevention, acute care, and chronic disease management. Specialties that would cover this gamut would generally be Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, and Pediatrics, but exceptions may be made.
Practices* (or considering/planning to practice) in a "Direct Primary Care" model as described by Eskew et al:
charges a fixed periodic fee for primary care services
does not bill any third parties on a fee-for-service basis, and
any per-visit charges are less than the monthly equivalent of the periodic fee.
*Only members in an active DPC practice will maintain voting rights.
Practicing physicians: Annual membership dues of $500 (whether active DPC or considering/planning).
Medical students and resident physicians: complimentary membership until 6 months after residency graduation.