Date: 
Wednesday, March 29, 2017
Referral rates to specialty care from primary care physicians vary widely.  Design and implementation of a physician coaching pilot to promote value-based referrals to specialty care addresses this variability through the development and pilot testing of a peer-to-peer coaching program for primary care physicians. Citation:  Tuzzio L, Ludman EJ, Chang E, Palazzo L, Abbott T, Wagner EH, Reid RJ. Design and implementation of a physician coaching pilot to promote value-based referrals to specialty care. Perm J 2017;21:16-066.