chronic care


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chronic care

chron·ic care

(kron'ik kār)
Therapy provided for long-term health problems.
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10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Persivia, a provider of real-time quality and care management solutions, today announced that Pulmonary and Sleep Associates (PSA) of Huntsville has selected Persivia Chronic Care Management(Persivia CCM) to help them deliver the services required by the new CMS CPT code 99490.
To make the most of the Medicare chronic care management (CCM) payment, have a nurse or other non-physician provider deliver the care.
Learn about the four pillars of the chronic care model and how they can help practices improve the quality of patient care.
com)-- Arcturus Health Care, which successfully submitted its first claim to CMS for new Chronic Care Management codes effective January 1, will share its billing approach during "Medicare Chronic Care Management Billing: Leveraging Population Health Management for Successful Claim Submission," a May 21, 2015 webinar.
This will be achieved by driving innovation and change in the current treatment approach, shifting from diabetes management (disease-specific care trajectory) to chronic care management (non-disease focused model).
SeeNews) - Dec 10, 2012 - Belgian Health Care Knowledge Centre (KCE) has called today for greater involvement of patients in its action plan for reforms in the country's chronic care system.
Remaking chronic care in the age of health care reform; changes for lower cost, higher quality treatment.
chronic care residents who were vaccinated for the 2005-2006 flu season
Montreal -- The Quebec Division of the Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada, responding to a television documentary on chronic care, says long-term care facilities are not appropriate places for adults with chronic diseases to live.
Ten chronic care improvement pilot projects being administered by Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services are targeted at complex diabetic and congestive heart failure (CHF) beneficiaries.
Nutrition 21, Purchase, NY, and XLHealth Corporation, Baltimore, MD, have made an agreement in principle for a program that will make Diachrome available to physicians for people with diabetes participating in the Center for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) sponsored Chronic Care Improvement Program (CCIP) in Tennessee.
In days past, it was not uncommon to hear role models say, "Administrators must come early and stay late in order to succeed in chronic care.

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