DPC Resources

Websites/Blogs

**NEW** DPC Alliance:  Organization founded January 1, 2018 as a fully physician-led group focused on growing the Direct Primary Care movement. Membership possibilities coming soon for physicians, residents, and medical students.

DPC Frontier: Phil Eskew DO, JD, MBA has researched and put everything you need to know about DPC-legal in one place. Also features the DPC Mapper, the most comprehensive map for locating DPC practices in your area.

Atlas MD Blog: Up to date blog topics from leaders in the industry Atlas MD and Dr. Josh Umbehr.

AAFP DPC Interest Group: Check out the AAFP’s stance on DPC and the goings-on of one of the most active interest groups in the academy.

Direct Primary Care Coalition: Comprehensive coverage of DPC-related healthcare policy.

Direct Primary Care Journal: Covering hot and current topics on the state of healthcare.

Podcasts

Atlas MD Podcast: Listen to Dr. Josh and Dr. Doug talk about the state of DPC and the ins and outs of running a DPC practice.

The Direct Primary Care Podcast: Another great resource from DPC physician Landon Roussel covering DPC topics and interviews with other physicians and leaders of the DPC movement.

The Doctor’s Lounge: Weekly radio show from the Docs 4 Patient Care Foundation, a physician run think-tank focusing on the doctor-patient relationship. Very comprehensive on the state of healthcare. Not DPC specific, though very DPC-friendly with a handful of episodes focusing entirely on DPC.

Books

**NEW** Manual of Policies and Procedures for Direct Primary Care by Kim Corba DO: Extensive and in-depth manual on the logistics of starting a DPC practice. Includes chapters on compliance, policies and procedures, and clinic workflows. Available to purchase entire manual or individual chapters.

The Official Guide to Starting Your Own Direct Primary Care Practice by Douglas Farrago MD: Simple, yet comprehensive guide to starting a DPC practice.

Catastrophic Care by David Goldhill: Not DPC-specific, but the basis of many of the ideas shared by those involved in the DPC movement.

Videos

**NEW** Nuts and Bolts 2.0 2017: Video library of the entire Nuts and Bolts 2.0 2017 Conference from Orlando, FL. Topics include startup basics, legal challenges, DPC history, and more.

DPC Frontier Recordings: An EXTREMELY comprehensive listing of DPC-related videos, with links.

Docs 4 Patient Care Youtube Channel: Great videos from the Nuts and Bolts to 2.0 conference covering all things DPC and starting a DPC practice as well as the recent CON Conference in Washington DC.

Association of American Physicians and Surgeons Youtube Channel: Great playlist of videos covering many topics devoted to private practice physicians and surgeons.