FAQs

The doctors of Placer Private Physicians look forward to treating you and your family in an attentive, professional atmosphere. You can find out the answers to some of our most frequently asked questions below. If you would like more information, please call our office at 624-1777 and one of our staff can assist you.

What is direct primary care?
What primary care services are covered under my membership plan?
How does your office environment differ from the average doctor's office?
Is there a limit to how many patients can join Placer Private Physicians?
Do I still need to have health insurance as a member of your practice?
I have an HMO insurance plan. Can I join Placer Private Physicians?
I have Medicare. Can I join Placer Private Physicians?
Do you see me if I'm in the hospital?
Do you make home visits?
My family member lives in a nursing facility. Can you be their doctor?
How do I pay my membership fees?
What are the membership fees?
Can joining Placer Private Physicians actually save me money?
What if I need to see a medical specialist?
I don't see the doctor a lot. Is this membership plan worth it for me?
I have great insurance. Why would I want to join a practice that does not bill insurance?
What if my doctor is on vacation?
What if I want to cancel my membership?

 

HOW DO I JOIN?

Dr. Hedman and Dr. Lichti are very excited to have you join us at Placer Private Physicians! Please see our JOIN US page where you can sign up online, obtain the membership forms to fill out and bring into the office, or request more information about the practice. Please remember, space is limited, and the practice is almost full. Once all available memberships are filled, you will be added to our waiting list, so we encourage you to act now if you are interested.

If would like more information before joining, please call our office at 624-1777.