Preserving the Patient-Doctor Relationship in Health Care Reform through Ethical Discussion, Education, and Patient Empowerment.
Richard Dolinar, MD
With over 30 years of clinical practice, Richard Dolinar, M.D., offers a unique and thoughtful perspective on today’s health care issues. His policy expertise comes from years of hands-on experience with the U.S. health care system in all it's aspects: patients, insurance companies, hospitals, doctors, legislators, lawyers, pharmaceutical companies, Medicare, Medicaid, coding and payments. Dr. Dolinar believes preserving the patient-to-doctor relationship is preeminent for patient empowerment, which in turn is necessary for compassionate, cost-effective health care delivery.
Richard Dolinar, MD, a clinical endocrinologist, is a senior fellow in health care policy at the Heartland Institute. Noted for his practitioner's insight and scholarly expertise, Dr. Dolinar provides invaluable commentary on emerging issues in health care.
Dr Dolinar Biography
"Dr. Dolinar has a scholar's expertise and a practitioner's insight, which can be invaluable for commentary on today's health care emerging issues."