Providing rapid-access diagnostics in primary care

Fernandes, Agnelo
April 2011
Pulse;4/27/2011, Vol. 71 Issue 15, p24
The author explains how his practice is part of a pilot programme offering diagnostic services like ultrasound, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and echocardiography. He claims that rapid-access diagnostics offer by his practice in surgery has boosted patient satisfaction and improved the quality of care. He also adds that the practice offers indirect benefit that patients see the services they are providing.


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