Not enough physicians
An increase in patients, specifically aging patients, combined with a growing shortage of physicians will continue to have a huge impact on the quality of caregiving.
Administrative barriers 
Traditional scheduling systems and technology don’t always give accurate visibility into a physician’s schedule.
Booking time to appointment has a high impact on yield
Unsurprisingly, patient yield drops off as booking time to appointment increases.
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