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Generating Psychiatry Referrals

Discussion in 'Psychiatry' started by prominence, Dec 6, 2008.

  1. prominence

    prominence Senior Member
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    for a psychiatrist who opts for private practice straight out of residency, what are some common sources or ways of generating referrals, especially in rural locations with shortages in psychiatrists?
     
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  3. Doc Samson

    Doc Samson gamma irradiated
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    Local PCP groups - take 'em some sandwiches for lunch and they'll love you forever. Contacting other "overwhelmed" psychaitrists to collect their overflow (beware the high percentage of personality disordered patients).
     
  4. prominence

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    thanks doc samson for your reply.

    any other suggestions would be appreciated.
     

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