The most prominent example of primary care restructuring is something called the patient-centered medical home (PCMH). ... of an active primary care physician, and offers behind-the-scenes portraits of hospital sanctums and the people that inhabit them.
Primary care doctors also should keep in mind that not all “average-risk” patients have the same colorectal cancer risk, Dr. ... Recommendations on screening for colorectal cancer in primary care. CMAJ. 2016;188:340-8.
Granted, said Dr. Dolor, research has shown primary care doctors don't have time to follow every single guideline to the letter. ... But we could accomplish most of these (women's heart guidelines) in primary care without much extra effort.”.
The Psychiatry Essentials of Primary Care, by Robert Schneider, FACP, and James Levenson, MD. ... Developed by the Department of Defense to assist primary care doctors evaluate and manage post-deployment patients.
The canary and the primary care physician. This post by Alan Dappen, MD, appeared at Better Health. . ... The second, primary care specialists claim higher salaries for their work will prevent their extinction.
QD: News Every Day--Less than 1 in 4 medical graduates stay in primary care. ... Among the programs, 158 institutions produced no primary care graduates, and 184 institutions (mostly smaller ones) produced more than 80%.
Where: 4 primary care practices in the Houston Methodist health system in Texas. ... We had a celebration when 4 of our primary care practices received their PCMH recognition at the highest level,” she said.
Fincher. “But somehow everybody gets fixated on just the cancer and that connection to the primary care provider gets overlooked.”. ... Delivery of Survivorship Care by Primary Care Physicians: The Perspective of Breast Cancer Patients,” J.J.
They followed the population for more than two years at primary care practices affiliated with two teaching hospitals in eastern Massachusetts. ... Of the encounters, 83% were with primary care providers, 13% were with covering physicians, and 5% were
I still need a primary care provider since most headaches aren’t brain tumors. ... Many people lose track of their primary care clinicians when they are deep into their treatment.