Same emergency, just faster service

Snyder, Alison
September 2007
Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);9/7/2007, Vol. 54 Issue 41, p1A
The article reports on the crowding of emergency rooms in Long Island, New York. To address the problem, Doctors Marc Salzberg and Paolo Coppola have decided to start a practice that was entirely walk-in, in which it has no appointments or long waits, and open seven days a week. According to Salzberg, being emergency physicians, they recognized that patients were waiting six or seven hours in the emergency department for things that should not be seen in an urgent care medical center.


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