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  • What is an Independent Doctor?

    What is an Independent Doctor?

    posted on Sunday, May 1, 2016

    Since the 1990s, private physicians and their practices have been labeled by a variety of names: independent practice, direct care practices, and retainer practices. Whatever you call them, all independent practices have one commonality: placing health care choices in the hands of physicians and their patients, instead of an impersonal, standardized, difficult-to-navigate health care system.