Bigger Isn't Always Better

December 2008
HealthLeaders Magazine;Dec2008, Vol. 11 Issue 12, p49
The article focuses on a more patient-centred approach called micropractice as an alternative to the traditional production-driven medical practice. The micropractice model emphasizes same-day access for patients, more accessible physicians and low overhead. Doctor Pamela Wible is one of those who practices the model. Physicians are recommended to evaluate the local cost of owning a practice, assess the equipment, space and supplies they need, and consider whether they are willing to work independently.


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