TITLE

Web portals to revamp family practice, proponents say

AUTHOR(S)
Glauser, Wendy
PUB. DATE
September 2011
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/6/2011, Vol. 183 Issue 12, pE783
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the Web platforms advocated by health experts where family physicians could communicate to their patients through the online medical services. It mentions that the platform authorizes the patients' control on their health and saves both patients and doctors' money. It adds that it utilizes automatic patient notification services and online booking systems that reduces reception costs than former services where patients will have to see the doctor for a test result.
ACCESSION #
65925354

 

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