ITEMS IN FPM ON TOPIC:
Physicians share their actual experiences, successes, and stumbles as they implement chronic care management in their practices.
From what constitutes 24/7 access to how to document the 20 minutes of required monthly services, we fill in the blanks about this new Medicare benefit.
At long last, physicians can be paid for some of the non-face-to-face services that they provide.
Understanding the power of quality data and then starting with a few specific measures leads to improved blood pressure rates.
Asking patients this one question can lead to better outcomes.
This important self-management support strategy can produce quality outcomes for your patients and your practice.
Delivering better chronic disease care is a team sport that requires a clear game plan.
This simple interviewing technique is designed to stimulate patients' desire to change and give them the confidence to do so.
Organizing chronic illness care with a registry will streamline your workflow, improve patient outcomes and provide data for quality improvement.
You need teamwork, data and a new approach to involving your patients.