Dr. Carol Bridges, who co-founded CostCare in 2007, said the clinic will step away from the health insurance model to offer “direct primary care” starting in January for $70 a month. (Martin Kidston/Missoula Current)

Originally posted on December 1, 2017

Missoula health clinic to cut patient costs by offering direct primary care

A 10-year-old medical clinic in Missoula is shifting its approach to health care, becoming the first in the state to offer primary care for a low monthly fee that could save patients money for routine treatment and procedures.


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