WEAU discusses the popularity of direct pay family practices. Recently across the Chippewa Valley there has been a spike in these practices offering a sense of ease to people with high deductibles, no insurance or health savings accounts.
Dr. Jodi Ritsch is board certified in Family Medicine and Integrative Holistic Medicine. She’s a proud graduate of the Medical College of Wisconsin and completed her residency in Eau Claire. She previously cared for patients at Mayo Clinic Eau Claire and was also the distinguished Medical Director of Employee Wellness from 2012 to 2013. Dr. Ritsch has also attended more than 500 births in her more than 11 years of doing obstetrics. The Joyful Doc Clinic offers direct pay visits at our clinics in Menomonie and Eau Claire, Wisconsin.