Untangling practice redesign from disease management: how do we best care for the chronically ill?

@article{Coleman2009UntanglingPR,
  title={Untangling practice redesign from disease management: how do we best care for the chronically ill?},
  author={Katie Coleman and Soeren Mattke and Patrick J. Perrault and Edward H. Wagner},
  journal={Annual review of public health},
  year={2009},
  volume={30},
  pages={385-408}
}
In the past 10 years, a wide spectrum of chronic care improvement interventions has been tried and evaluated to improve health outcomes and reduce costs for chronically ill individuals. On one end of the spectrum are disease-management interventions--often organized by commercial vendors--that work with patients but do little to engage medical practice. On… CONTINUE READING