Direct Access - What It Is, and What It Means For You

Direct Access is legislature in different states that allows patients quick access to medical professionals. Prior to Direct Access, MD’s were the gatekeepers of healthcare, and often became the bottleneck to treatment. After all, they can only see so many patients a day. The traditional model of handling low back pain required the Primary Care Physician (PCP) to recommend two weeks of rest and/or medication. After a follow-up, the patient may then be sent for imaging. That would then require the patient to make further appointments for an xray or MRI, then spend time, in pain, waiting for the follow-up. The patient may then, in some cases, be referred to a Specialist, with possible further

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