This week's Conventus Case Challenge: Meet Mrs. Bumble, one of Dr. C's most loyal patients. With multiple co-morbidities and diabetes mellitus, what kind of appointment is needed for an open leg sore?
Woodbridge, NJ (PRWEB) August 19, 2014
The Conventus Case Challenge features a total of five weekly "cases," multiple choice questions featuring a fictional patient named Mrs. Bumble and her primary care provider, Dr. C. Those who answer the weekly question correctly are awarded a publicity package that includes an online profile posted on the Conventus website and inclusion in weekly press releases as well as entry for the Conventus Case Challenge grand prize: A New York City Night Out.
The contest grand prize offers the randomly chosen winner a night out in New York that includes dinner for two at one of five top restaurants, two tickets to their choice of Broadway shows, and limousine service to and from New York City. Restaurant choices include The Four Seasons, La Grenouille, The Modern, Daniel, and The Sea Fire Grill.
This week's Conventus Case Challenge is:
Meet Mrs. Bumble. She is one of Dr. C's most loyal patients. She's 74 years old with a history of morbid obesity, diabetes mellitus, PAD, COPD, and degenerative disk disease. She calls for an appointment complaining of an open leg sore.
What type of appointment should be scheduled for Mrs. Bumble?
[ ] A short appointment (10-minute slot)
[ ] Two short appointments (two 10-minute slots)
[ ] A long appointment (15-minute slot)
[ ] Ask the doctor what should be done
To enter and see details about the Conventus Case Challenge, go to http://www.conventusnj.com/contest/.
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