Current FDA authorized treatments are listed in order of preference (effectiveness) below. We have all 3 treatment options in-house. Treatments are available to individuals who do not require hospitalization, have tested positive, and have anyhigh risk conditions including being over 65 years of age, overweight, or regular tobacco use.
One of many things I LOVE about family medicine is being able to meet my patients’ needs and that is enhanced in DPC because I don’t have to worry about getting paid by insurance. Now my first instinct can be “do I have the time to address this concern in a quality way?” instead of “will I get paid for doing this or do I need to have them come back next week so I can bill for this extra service?” Two people in the last week have really emphasized why I wanted to open a DPC practice and provide care to patients in this more personalized way.
It’s hard to believe this is finally happening! Not happening, this has HAPPENED! Sunflower Direct Primary Care (DPC), the first DPC in our area (I think within at least 30 miles??) is OPEN and taking new patients! Here’s the brief history: