Choosing a primary care provider is an important decision. There are numerous pieces of information you need to consider and evaluate to find the best primary care provider for your needs and the needs of other members of your family.
The following are six key pieces of information when you're choosing a primary care physician.
The network or coverage offerings of your insurance policy
One of the most important things you need to know before you choose a primary care physician is whether your insurance will cover the cost of that primary care physician's health care services.
An estimated 36 million people in the United States have hearing loss to some degree. Overexposure to loud sounds results in 33% of those cases.
In the workplace, The Occupational Safety and Health and Administration (OSHA) regulates how much loud noise an employee can be exposed to in a given period of time without hearing protection. For example, if the sound level is 95 decibels, then an employee may only work 4 hours in that environment without hearing protection.