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Referral and consultation
Health care is fragmented enough, so why would we want to fragment it even more?
Defining expectations with consultants can make referrals easier for both you and your patients.
Collaboration with home care providers allows family physicians to extend their influence over patient outcomes and health care costs.
Partnering with local groups that work with seniors can help you meet the special needs of older patients.
The Pre-Op Eval app provides evidence-based guidelines for the preoperative evaluation of patients undergoing noncardiac surgery and perioperative medication management.
When patients need to be referred for counseling, these tips can ensure success.
In six steps, you can make your referrals more efficient and please patients in the process.
Close collaboration may be the best solution for your patients and your practice.
The regulations include good news for physicians who work with hospitals.
Find out how the latest round of self-referral regulations affects your practice.