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Do after-hours call centers send too many children to the ER?

12:00 EDT 13 Jul 2019 | KevinMD

A large number of pediatric practices these days use after-hours call centers for parents who have questions about a sick child. I’ve been looking around to find some data about how common this is, but my sense is that the majority of pediatricians use them. There is no question these call centers make life easier […]

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