What is a Problem Based Visit?

A Problem Based Visit is intended to evaluate an acute (new or worsening) or chronic medical (ongoing) problems.  Examples of acute problems can be injuries, infections, worsening of blood pressure, or new depression.

Chronic problems can include, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, diabetes, reflux, ongoing depression, or other medical problems which need to be monitored over a period of time. These visits are usually subject to a copay or coinsurance.

What’s Happening

10/03/17 How to Save the Life of a Gunshot Victim

Mass shootings have changed the way trauma care at the scene of the shooting

09/26/17 All About the 2017-18 Flu Vaccine

The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) has released flu vaccine Preventive or Problem Based Visit?

WHAT IS A PREVENTIVE CARE VISIT? A Preventive Care Visit