Diabetapedia definition: A primary care physician (PCP) is a generalist physician who provides definitive care to the undifferentiated patient at the point of first contact and takes continuing responsibility for providing the patient’s care. Such a physician must be specifically trained to provide primary care services.
Reference: American Academy of Family Physicians
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