primary care network


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primary care network

Managed care A group of primary care physicians who contract among themselves and/or with health plans to care for a group of covered persons
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A majority of this investment will be made in creating an ecosystem through consolidating the vast primary care network by creating new medical networks and consumer products.
Also, the concept of primary care network of the SUS was widened, to include not only teams structured according to the criteria of the FHS, but also 'Basic Units', referred to as 'traditional units', organized usually according to the logic of Health Programming or First Aid.
Additionally, there may have been poor capture of medications prescribed out of the primary care network setting.
Bottom line: Federal health reforms will have a tremendous impact on the state budget, Medicaid and the state's primary care network, regardless of the expansion.
One study of system financial performance demonstrated the value of the regional primary care network in affecting the financial performance of the integrated health system overa11.
How Primary Care Networks are improving Alberta's health care
Changes in the interdisciplinary care of patients with chronic illness in this primary care network were first guided by the Chronic Care Model.
The patient works closely primary care network to his likelihood of developing the disease.
Many years later as a practicing primary care internist, a member of the University of Rochester's Medical Center's Primary Care Network, I follow many of the same rituals.
Family Medicine, The Ohio State University Primary Care Network, The Ohio State University Comprehensive Wound Center
In the article "Improving Communication with Patients in Primary Care: Underlying Meanings Provide Keys," published by the Primary Care Network CME Web site, Dr.
But the government's most ambitious visions lie ahead, in the consolidation of an effective primary care network and the alignment of all public health services under a single ministry.

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