Craig Gustafson operates a busy family medical practice in Grand Junction, seeing patients who range in age from infancy to over 100 and diagnosing and treating a variety of conditions from common to life-threatening.
Gustafson says he loves his profession and the relationships he’s developed with his patients at Appleton Clinics over the past decade.
He’s far less enamored, though, with a health care system he says has erected barriers between him and his patients, concealed pricing and relegated the role of physicians in part to checking boxes and clicking computer mouses.
That’s why Gustafson plans to soon change the way he practices...
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