may be phased out in surgical services
“The rationale is that three patient contacts per year (current requirement for Courtesy status) are not adequate for a physician to be familiar enough with our facility (including Epic, physical plant, various procedures and rules, etc.) to function here safely and effectively, especially in the urgent situations more common to proceduralists,” Bohman wrote.
He added there are no plans to change the requirement for Active Admitting status, currently 11 contacts per year.
For questions or concerns, contact Bohman at firstname.lastname@example.org.