Strategies to Maximize Patient Appointments

Physicians are busy people. You know that mounting demands on your time can erode your patient relationships. Therefore, as the amount of time you can spend with your patients decreases, one way to combat that is to find new ways to maximize your efforts. Here's what you can do to make the most of your limited time with patients.


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