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Minke WinklerPrins MD is NOT accepting any new patients in 2014

Minke WinklerPrins MD is NOT accepting any new patients in 2014

| January 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Dr. WinklerPrins is NOT accepting any new patients at this time in 2014.

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Doctor Shortage in San Luis Obispo California

Doctor Shortage in San Luis Obispo California

| April 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

According to the Association of American Medical Colleges, there’s a critical shortage of primary care physicians on the Central Coast. And the problem is projected to get a lot worse. There is a shortage of Primary Care doctors in San Luis Obispo County. Click here to read the text for this video on KSBY SOURCE: […]

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What is a Primary Care Physician?

What is a Primary Care Physician?

| February 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

Primary care is that care provided by physicians specifically trained for and skilled in comprehensive first contact and continuing care for persons with any undiagnosed sign, symptom, or health concern (the “undifferentiated” patient) not limited by problem origin (biological, behavioral, or social), organ system, or diagnosis. Primary care includes health promotion, disease prevention, health maintenance, […]

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They’re back … doctors making house calls!

They’re back … doctors making house calls!

| January 12, 2013

Remember in the old days when Dr. Welby came to the house to visit the sick … well, those days are back and you have plenty of choices. Doctors are making “old fashion” house calls are making a very big come back. Helping those young and old who have a hard time getting to the […]

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Insurers latest to champion medical homes

Insurers latest to champion medical homes

| January 10, 2013

This method of delivering primary care is becoming more common, with a growing number of health system players coming on board. By Victoria Stagg Elliott, amednews staff. Posted Oct. 1, 2012. With evidence mounting that patient-centered medical homes can reduce costs and improve outcomes, more insurers are pushing them. That means primary care physicians will […]

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