Posts Tagged: Affordable Care Act

IntelliSoft and Team Med Global Healthcare Consulting: QI in Action for the Non-Physician Practitioner

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With the implementation of the Affordable Care Act in 2010, millions of additional lives were injected into the U.S. Healthcare System. This number was much larger than the number of practicing physicians, particularly primary care, could effectively manage, and as a means of alleviating such a heavy patient load, the use of the non-physician practitioner (NPP) became common practice in the provision of patient care. In our last session, we discussed one of several challenges the infusion of the non-physician into mainstream healthcare… Read more »