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Dismantling the Hurdles of Chronic Care Management

Using the right Chronic Care Management company facilitates improving patient outcomes

In 2011, The Institute of Medicine’s (IOM) landmark publication “Crossing the Quality Chasm” sent shockwaves through the healthcare system by raising serious doubts about the quality of healthcare in the United States.  Since then, reimbursement models have undergone a paradigm shift from compensating quantity to reimbursing quality.  A prime example of this is payment for Chronic Care Management (CCM) services.  The goal of CCM is to improve the quality of care provided to patients with chronic conditions.  In the CCM reimbursement matrix, providers receive revenue for using care plans to provide counseling, education, and support to patients between office visits. (more…)

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