By David Mittleman

Patients Rushed In and Out of Doctor’s Office Receive Poor Medical Care

It isn’t uncommon for doctors to schedule their patients in 15 minute intervals, and while this means more patients are seen per day, it also can mean poor quality of medical care. Take, for example, Joan Eisenstodt, who went to see an ear, eye and nose specialist and was rushed out in 3 minutes or less. She says that the doctor told her that her nose was inflamed after giving it a cursory glance and that she should follow up with the nurse for a prescription. …read more