After-hours care and its coordination with primary care in the U.S. Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • After-Hours Care
  • Health Services Accessibility
  • Primary Health Care

abstract

  • After-hours care coordinated with a patient's usual primary care provider is facilitated by consideration of patient demand, provider capacity, a shared electronic health record, systematic notification procedures and a broader practice approach to improving primary care access and continuity. Payer support is important to increasing patients' access to after-hours care.

publication date

  • November 2012

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3475839

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/s11606-012-2087-4

PubMed ID

  • 22653379

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1406

end page

  • 15

volume

  • 27

number

  • 11