How to Tell if You Really Need an Associate

How to Tell if You Really Need an Associate

Question: Do I Need An Associate?   Case Study: Dr. Jones states:  “We work through lunch on a regular basis. My schedule is crazy and my patients are kept waiting much too long. I’m constantly putting out fires, doing operative work and hygiene exams (in two rooms) at the same time. I am always under the gun and am afraid I’m not giving my patients the attention they need.”  Dr. Jones’ Practice Statistics: Has 1150 active patients Hours: 9-5, Monday – Thursday. Lunch from 1:00 to 2:00 Averages 15 new patients per month Patients scheduled 3 weeks out for operative more »