Does emergency medicine count as primary care?

Emergency Medicine is not considered primary care.

Primary care is a basic level of healthcare that helps to assess, prevent, maintain and diagnosis illness. It’s a way to coordinate care at higher levels, such as through referral to specialists. Primary care can be planned in advance through regularly scheduled checkups.

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