About NPC

National Physician Care is a group purchasing organization for private practice physicians, non-governmental health clinics, corporate employee health clinics, and travel clinics. Membership in National Physician Care allows the member to purchase products and services through our contracts with pharmaceutical companies, medical distributors and medical service providers. Typically the pricing and terms of sale are significantly better than a single medical practice or other purchaser could obtain on their own. The company does not charge a fee to the individual medical practice or business but receives an administrative fee from the vendors.  The standard fee is 1% and 3% of the total purchase volume.

Key Facts About NPC

The company began group purchasing for private practice physicians in 1996 and currently serves medical practices in 50 states, representing approximately twenty thousand private practice physicians. National Physician Care contracts with five vaccine manufacturers, two medical product distributors and an internet based child development evaluation service. The company continues to add new vendors and service providers as requested by our members and is currently evaluating additional distributors and office management services.

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Why NPC?

 No membership or subscription fees

Simple membership process

Cooperative agreements with other GPO’s

Trusted Experience With

Joint Venture Programs for integrated provider networks

Cooperative agreements with other GPO’s

Major Vaccine Manufacturers and Medical Supply Distributors

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All contracts comply with Safe Harbor Provisions found at 42 CFR 1001

More than 20 years of group purchasing experience

Thousands of medical offices participate in one or more of our discount contracts

Meet Our Fantastic Team

Richard Miles of National Physician Care

Richard Miles

President and Chief Operating Officer

Product Specialist and Director for parenteral and enteral clinical nutrition products for Bayer AG (now Miles Laboratories) and American Hospital Supply (now Baxter Laboratories). Co-founder of the following home care companies:

Home Nutritional Support, New Jersey Company (Sold)
Pediatric Partners, Atlanta, GA Company (Sold)
American Pediatric Consultants, Chantilly, VA (Currently provides pediatric home care services in northern VA)
HealthSmartVaccines, LLC, Chantilly, VA (Currently provides adult and travel immunizations services in northern VA)

National Physician Care, Inc. Atlanta, GA (Currently provides Group Purchasing services to physician offices, clinics and public health services across the country)


BS in Biology: Marietta College, Marietta, OH
Graduate School (Life Sciences):

Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA
American University, Washington DC


Married with four children and one grandchild and living in the Atlanta, GA area. Participates in a variety of outdoor sports including downhill skiing , scuba diving, sailing and others. He participates or supports several non-profits and charitable organizations.
Russel Libby, MD with National Phyisican Care

Russell Libby, MD

Medical Director and Chairman

Dr. Russell Libby is a founding partner and president of Virginia Pediatric Group in Fairfax, Virginia. He earned his undergraduate degree and medical training from George Washington University.

Dr. Libby enjoys the privilege of being a pediatrician. It is important for him to interact with the child and the family. He strives to help children achieve their optimal growth and development. Dr. Libby has special interests in infant and child development, learning and behavior, and, in particular, ADHD. His interest in nutrition has proved to be a valuable resource for his patients.

Dr. Libby is the most recent past president of the Medical Society of Virginia.

Kristin Starr from National Physician Care

Kerstin Sadilek Starr

Operations and Account Management

Kerstin has been handling NPC’s daily operations and account management since 2002. She enjoys working with medical office personnel and sales reps from all over the country that contact her for assistance.

She earned an BA in Sociology from Mills College and an AS in Health Information Technology from Chabot College.

Married with two adult children and currently living in Santa Cruz, CA. When not helping NPC clients save money, Kerstin loves travelling with her husband, hiking, beach workouts and hot yoga.

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