Robert Pearl, M.D. June 8, 2022
In recent years, Direct Primary Care (DPC) has been the most talked-about and innovative healthcare delivery model in the United States. At the Hint Summit in Denver this week, DPC clinicians, business leaders and technology experts came together to share ideas. The excitement and energy were palpable.
I had the opportunity to deliver the opening keynote address and my remarks centered on two main points:
- DPC is leading the way
- Keep striving for more
As a major proponent of primary care—and as a leader in a healthcare system plagued by dysfunction—I believe in the immense power of the doctor-patient relationship and the potential for the DPC model to transform healthcare in this country.
In fact, in 2017, I wrote a bestselling...