Direct Primary Care saves money for self-insured employers when unnecessary employee visits to the Emergency Room or Urgent Care are avoided. As an example, an employee with kidney stone symptoms who is unable to see a physician in a timely manner may go to the ER instead, costing thousands of dollars to get a diagnosis.
A Family Physician is able to manage 85-90% of health issues without a referral to a specialist. This is cost-effective, compared with more expensive specialist visits. A patient may be able to consolidate care from multiple specialists to one family doctor. Referrals will be coordinated if needed, to appropriate high-value providers.
Access to care, and less time in the waiting room minimizes absence from work. Ability to communicate with technology also facilitates efficiency and increased productivity.
The convenience of partnering with Suzanne Gehl, MD for employees is a significant benefit that can be leveraged for employee recruitment. Coupled with mobile communication alternatives and focus on achieving wellness and prevention goals, direct primary care is an excellent option for solid healthcare.
Corporations or businesses may contract with Suzanne Gehl, MD to allow their employees to visit the doctor at no charge. While companies still offer traditional or high-deductible insurance, encouraging employees to visit their physician helps keep overall costs down and the workforce healthy,
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