Patterns of relating between physicians and medical assistants in small family medicine offices.

@article{Elder2014PatternsOR,
  title={Patterns of relating between physicians and medical assistants in small family medicine offices.},
  author={Nancy C. Elder and C. Jeffrey Jacobson and Shannon K Bolon and Joseph Fixler and Harini Pallerla and Christina Busick and Erica Gerrety and Dee Kinney and Saundra Regan and Michael Pugnale},
  journal={Annals of family medicine},
  year={2014},
  volume={12 2},
  pages={150-7}
}
PURPOSE The clinician-colleague relationship is a cornerstone of relationship-centered care (RCC); in small family medicine offices, the clinician-medical assistant (MA) relationship is especially important. We sought to better understand the relationship between MA roles and the clinician-MA relationship within the RCC framework. METHODS We conducted an… CONTINUE READING