Risk stratify patients to best use non-physician providers
“There are two diagnoses you will never make: those you didn’t think about, and those you have never heard of.”
This quote, ascribed to many an attending physician over the years, underlies what has become on some levels a vitriolic discussion of primary care delivery in the United States today. It was recently highlighted by a study published in the New England Journal of Medicine.
This article showed a real …