FROM JAMA Medicare patients in areas with the highest levels of ambulatory primary care had lower mortality rates and fewer preventable hospitalizations than did those who lived in areas with less primary care, according to an analysis of Medicare data.
What does PC stand for?
PC stands for Primary Care
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- Press Conference
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- Prestressed Concrete
- Pretty Cool
- Prevention Coordinator
- Previous Channel
- Price Chopper
- Prices Current
- Prifysgol Caerdydd (Welsh: Cardiff University)
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Furthermore, for young adults who typically obtained services from a source other than a primary care provider, associations between provider type and the risk of infection differed by gender.
First, the Act gives a primary care dental or medical practice located in or within 5 miles of an HEZ the ability to deduct from its taxable income an amount equal to payments received by the practice in Medicaid funds, provided that at least half of the income earned by the practice is paid in Medicaid funds.
Paper copies of the consultation document are available from any of the organisations involved in the consultation: County Durham and Tees Valley Strategic Health Authority 01642 666700 Easington Primary Care Trust 0191 5874800 Hambleton and Richmondshire Primary Care Trust 01845 573800 Hartlepool Primary Care Trust 01429 287310 Langbaurgh Primary Care Trust 01287 284400 Middlesbrough Primary Care Trust 01642 352370 North and East Yorkshire and Northern Lincolnshire Strategic Health Authority 01904 724500 North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Trust 0844 8118222 North Tees Teaching Primary Care Trust 01642 352297 Sedgefield Primary Care Trust 0191 3013820 South Tees Hospitals NHS Trust 01642 854343
While adding hospitalists certainly can help an organization, it must be well planned to win acceptance by primary care physicians.