Insuring Your Health: Group Appointments With Doctors: When Three Isn't A Crowd

Kaiser Health News: Insuring Your Health: Group Appointments With Doctors: When Three Isn't A Crowd
In her latest Kaiser Health News' consumer column, Michelle Andrews writes: "When visiting the doctor, there may be strength in numbers. In recent years, a growing number of doctors have begun holding group appointments -- seeing up to a dozen patients with similar medical concerns all at once. Advocates of the approach say such visits allow doctors to treat more patients, spend more time with them (even if not one-on-one), increase appointment availability and improve health outcomes" (Andrews, 3/19). Read the column.

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