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Some family doctors ditch insurance for simpler approach

Nov. 20, 2019 10:12 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Dr. Emilie Scott was only a few months into her first job when she started hearing the complaint: She was spending too much time with each patient. Like many primary care doctors working in large medical systems, Scott was encouraged to see a new patient every 20 minutes. But that was...