Education for Healthcare Providers and Staff to Partner with Patients

Medication Therapy Management PCMH for patients PCMH for clinicians The Importance of Health Literacy The Role of Pharmacists in Transitions Of Care The Role of Medical Groups in Transitions Of Care The Role of MCOs in Transitions Of Care The Role of Employers in Transitions Of Care The role of Community Health Centers in Transitions […]

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Diabetic Foot Pain

A template to email patients to engage on painful diabetic peripheral neuropathy.  Screener available to accompany email template. pDPN Patient Activation Email Template Patient screener to identify potential painful conditions associated with diabetes complications. Diabetic Pain Identification Screener

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University of California – San Francisco – PCMH 2014 Trends in Medicine

UCSF faculty members are not only performing cutting edge research on primary care innovations, but are leading implementation of these advanced models in its own practices at UCSF Medical Center, San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center and the San Francisco Veterans Administration and training our future health professionals to become leaders in the transformation […]

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Strategies to put patients at the center of Primary Care

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality recognizes that revitalizing the Nation’s primary care system is foundational to achieving high-quality, accessible, efficient health care for all Americans. The primary care medical home, also referred to as the patient centered medical home (PCMH), advanced primary care, and the healthcare home, is a promising model for transforming […]

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Resources to Address Oral Health Disparities

Oral health is essential to overall general health and well-being, but there is also a growing recognition that many challenges identified 20 years ago have not been adequately addressed. Dental caries (tooth decay) is the single most common chronic childhood disease. There are striking disparities in oral diseases among various disadvantaged and underserved population subgroups. […]

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National Office of Minority Health – Health Information Technology Initatives to Address Health Disparities

Health information technology (health IT) merges information technology into the health care field, making it possible for providers to better manage patient care through secure use and sharing of health information. Health IT entails the use of electronic health records (EHRs), instead of paper medical records, to maintain people’s medical information and history. Office of […]

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