Archive for January 2, 2014
Personal health is usually the primary concern of any individual. People will typically ensure their health stays in order by procuring and visiting a primary care physician for check ups and any conditions or illnesses that they may develop. However, a commonly experienced issue is that only 29 percent of primary care physicians are available for service after regular business hours. This leaves many individuals to seek other options when they are in need of treatment for a condition.
About 48 percent of adult emergency room patients said they sought out emergency room services despite not being sick enough because their primary care physician was not available, according to studies conducted by the CDC. This is also an issue because emergency room visits are very costly, and can leave a person with very