Teaching Motivational Interviewing to Primary Care Staff in the Veterans Health Administration

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The Veterans Health Administration (VHA) is implementing the patient-centered medical home (PCMH) model of primary care which emphasizes patient-centered care and the promotion of healthy lifestyle changes. Motivational Interviewing (MI) is effective for promoting various health behaviors, thus a training protocol for primary care staff was implemented in a… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11606-012-2016-6

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@article{Cucciare2012TeachingMI, title={Teaching Motivational Interviewing to Primary Care Staff in the Veterans Health Administration}, author={Michael A. Cucciare and Nicole Ketroser MA and Paula L Wilbourne and Amanda Midboe and Ruth Cronkite and Steven M. Berg-Smith MS and John F. Chardos}, journal={Journal of General Internal Medicine}, year={2012}, volume={27}, pages={953-961} }