Considerations in establishing visiting consultant clinics in rural hospital communities.

@article{Tracy1996ConsiderationsIE,
  title={Considerations in establishing visiting consultant clinics in rural hospital communities.},
  author={Roger Tracy and Karen L Saltzman and Douglas S. Wakefield},
  journal={Hospital & health services administration},
  year={1996},
  volume={41 2},
  pages={255-65}
}
Establishing specialty clinics staffed by visiting medical consultants is one way that rural hospitals can increase local access to specialty care. This example of private sector-driven regionalization of health care services typically involves an agreement among urban specialists, rural hospitals, and local primary care physicians. The urban-based… CONTINUE READING