Prepared by the National Physician Coalition for Freedom in Medicine- March 25 & 26, 2015
Practicing physicians want patients to be able to access the highest quality care at the best value.
Empower the patient to preserve the patient-physician relationship, allowing patients to choose their physicians and treatments.
Empower the patient to choose to pay directly for medical services without insurance penalties.
Encourage individual patient responsibility to reduce overall costs.
Empower patients by making competitively priced insurance available for all to purchase as protection against catastrophic loss.
Charity should be local and left to the communities and the people.
To eliminate barriers to compassionate care, we, the practicing physicians of the United States, respectfully submit to Congress the following sound concepts and principles that we are certain will achieve the aforementioned ends;