The asheville project: participants' perceptions of factors contributing to the success of a patient self-management diabetes program.

@article{Garrett2003TheAP,
  title={The asheville project: participants' perceptions of factors contributing to the success of a patient self-management diabetes program.},
  author={Daniel G Garrett and Leslie A. Martin},
  journal={Journal of the American Pharmaceutical Association},
  year={2003},
  volume={43 2},
  pages={185-90}
}
OBJECTIVE To ascertain patients', providers', and managers' perceptions of the factors that contributed to the success of the Asheville Project. DESIGN One-time focus groups of patients and diabetes care providers and individual interviews with managers involved in the project. SETTING The City of Asheville and Mission-St. Joseph's Health System (MSJ), Asheville, N.C. PATIENTS AND OTHER PARTICIPANTS Twenty-one patients with diabetes who were employees of the two self-insured employers… CONTINUE READING