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Visits can be more productive when patients set the agenda

University of California-San Diego psychologist whose work focuses on patient self-management in diabetes. ... Mead suggested. Patients who've become more engaged in their own illness management tend to adhere more to treatment and prepare more for the
March 2008

Distributing pay for performance

Most people associate pay-for-performance (P4P) programs with chronic disease management, but pay for performance has been around as long as there has been production-based compensation.
April 2012

Shared visits improve access, productivity and satisfaction

Two additional group visit models were developed by psychologist Edward Noffsinger, PhD, vice president of shared medical appointments and group-based disease management at Harvard Vanguard. ... disease self-management skills, and he wanted to integrate
October 2009

Shared visits improve access, productivity and satisfaction

Two additional group visit models were developed by psychologist Edward Noffsinger, PhD, vice president of shared medical appointments and group-based disease management at Harvard Vanguard. ... disease self-management skills, and he wanted to integrate
July 2009

QD: News Every Day--Insurance status affects length of stay for some hospitalized patients

Ambulatory care-sensitive conditions were defined as those conditions for which hospitalizations are thought to be avoidable through preventative care and early disease management: seizures; ear, nose and throat infections; chronic ... obstructive
May 2020

Better treatment, low awareness for hepatitis C

However, 80% will develop chronic disease, and of this group, 20% will develop cirrhosis within about 20 years, according to Dr. ... Ann Intern Med. 2012;156:317-318. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Sexually transmitted diseases treatment
July 2012

Physician rankings could be perverse

Our jobs are multidimensional. Some patients require diagnosis; some require disease management; some need pep talks; some need referrals.
May 2020

Patients and priorities in prostate cancer care

decade. Image by iStock. “This is chronic disease management,” said Timothy Wilt, MD, MPH, MACP, a professor of medicine at the Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Health Care System. ... Alsabeh said. Or a patient's mindset might shift after a loved one
November 2017

QD: News Every Day--Generics far more cost-effective than thought

While highly effective generics provide low-cost options for chronic disease management, they are not always factored into cost analyses, and are sometimes viewed with concerns about their safety and efficacy. ... The Harvard team revisited a 2008 study
May 2020

Changing the business of anticoagulation

In fact, "disease management" clinics for anticoagulation are common amongst group practices because of the significant liability issues. ... Protocol based therapy and dedicated management teams improve outcomes for patients on anticoagulation with
May 2020

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