Time providing care outside visits in a home-based primary care program.

@article{Pedowitz2014TimePC,
  title={Time providing care outside visits in a home-based primary care program.},
  author={Elizabeth J Pedowitz and Katherine A Ornstein and Jeffrey Farber and Linda V Decherrie},
  journal={Journal of the American Geriatrics Society},
  year={2014},
  volume={62 6},
  pages={1122-6}
}
OBJECTIVES To assess how much time physicians in a large home-based primary care (HBPC) program spend providing care outside of home visits. Unreimbursed time and patient and provider-related factors that may contribute to that time were considered. DESIGN Mount Sinai Visiting Doctors (MSVD) providers filled out research forms for every interaction involving care provision outside of home visits. Data collected included length of interaction, mode, nature, and with whom the interaction was… CONTINUE READING

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