Are you a new family physician who struggles to stay on time in clinic? Are you a resident who worries about managing a full patient panel alone?
Do you ever ask yourself
“How will I possibly pay off my student debt if I am limited to only seeing 10 patients a day!?”
It can be incredibly daunting to go from splitting a full patient list with your preceptor to your first day as a locum or new staff in a clinic with a full list of 20-30 patients whom you may know nothing about…
This blog post is aimed at providing a quick (but by no means exhaustive) list of tips, tricks, and pearls to foster time management and efficiency in clinic!
These pearls have been collected from multiple docs in their first five years of practice as well from some seasoned past preceptors
et’s learn from their experience of trial and error.