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Improving Access to Medical Care in Concussion Patients at High Risk for Developing Persistent Symptoms

Concussion North Ltd

Project Lead: Shannon Bauman

Project Purpose: The targeted outcome of this project was to introduce a physician assistant model to the concussion clinic and reduce wait times for patients.

About the project

The purpose of the project is to create earlier access to concussion specialty services for patients at risk of developing prolonged symptoms. A physician’s assistant was introduced in clinic, under the supervision of Dr. Shannon Bauman, to increase the number of available appointments for new concussion assessments and allow for easier and timely access to medical follow-up appointments throughout concussion recovery.

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CORPORATE ANNOUNCEMENT – February 2021(Click to learn more)