ITEMS IN FPM ON TOPIC:
The article, part of a series based on research from the Direct Observation of Primary Care Study, will the effects of high-volume practice on patient care.
This article will outline the process one clinic used to implement open-access scheduling, which frees up time on physicians' schedules each day to allow for same-day appointments.
Introduces Gillette article in this issue; invites readers to respond.
This article describes how one group practice developed a performance evaluation process that incorporates physician self-evaluation, and it presents lessons learned from the practice's experience.