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Slide Presentation from the AHRQ 2007 Annual Conference

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Primary Care Elements Making the Referral

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  • Limited capacity for referrals was a barrier ...
    • "If we need to print referrals for faxing..., maybe someone in the [research team's] office could do it (some concern about stressing the referral person...)"
  • Project teams offered different strategies for simplifying referrals
    • "Having the direct real-time link to the designated outreach person...makes it very easy for the physician to make the referral... quick and easy."

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