disease management

ACA uncertainty impacts rate of insured: What health execs should knowA Gallup-Healthways poll shows it will be important to monitor the uninsured trends in the coming months as the ACA hangs in the balance.
Legislation Benefits Patients in Medically Underserved Communities
Legislation Benefits Patients in Medically Underserved CommunitiesPharmacists could become providers helping serve patients with limited healthcare access.
How to get your patients on board with disease management
How to get your patients on board with disease managementIt’s frustrating when patients don’t follow recommendations. These tips may get them on track.
Case Studies in Respiratory Care Management – Cases 1, 2, and 3
Case Studies in Respiratory Care Management – Cases 1, 2, and 3These respiratory care articles are part of the respiratory certificate series from April 2015-May 2015. Case studies are developed with MTM core elements integration and instruction to provide further framework for the development and refinement of MTM skills.
The transformation of pharmacy in a rapidly changing retail environmentKey trends point to a collaboration between pharmacies and healthcare stakeholders that will shape better delivery of patient education, adherence support, and financial assistance.
Transition of care: The challenge for pharmacistsPharmacists need to own this service. The survival of the profession may depend on it.
Lens extraction should be considered for PACGLens extraction for PACG results in good long-term control of IOP, and should be considered among the armamentarium of approaches to treat PACG.
Some hospitals not prepared for potential Ebola patientsAs healthcare workers in West Africa battle against Ebola, some experts in the United States question whether American hospitals would be able to protect their employees and the public should the disease.
Moderate-risk individuals deserve more than moderate attention
Moderate-risk individuals deserve more than moderate attentionFocusing attention on these individuals can bring both short-term and long-term clinical and economic benefits
New telemedicine kit enables video conferencingPhysicians can remotely monitor patients and provide distance medical services via video conferencing.