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The impact of delayed and deferred care

July 07, 2021

The impact of delayed and deferred care

Feeling forced to choose between avoiding essential healthcare during the pandemic and possibly being exposed to COVID-19, many Americans opted for the former, seeing it as the “safer” option. However, delaying or deferring your care can have a significant impact on the entire healthcare system – from patients to payers and providers. 

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