March 1, 2010 | Issue Brief
December 21, 2009 | Story
Potentially life-saving program increases outreach to educate black men about the pros and cons of prostate cancer screening, while providing a model for community-based participatory research.
December 2, 2009 | Story
Michael Dulin finds Spanish speakers less likely to get colorectal cancer screenings.
February 23, 2006 | Program Results Report
As a result of this project, the family nurse practitioner project integrated managed care content and Web-based resources into two core courses and planned to make managed care clinical experiences a required part of the training project.
July 24, 2006 | Program Results Report
The Corporacion de Servicios de Salud y Medicina Avanzada developed a chronic disease prevention and control project to reach into rural communities and help educate those with chronic illnesses manage their own care.
December 1, 2006 | Program Results Report
The RAND Corporation synthesized and disseminated information on effective community interventions to address racial and ethnic disparities in six health areas.
December 9, 2004 | Program Results Report
The Peter Christiansen Health Center of the Lac du Flambeau Band of the Lake Superior Chippewa piloted an evidence-based medicine/continuous quality improvement model of care for diabetes, asthma and heart disease.
January 2, 2003 | Program Results Report
Pamela J. Blake, an independent consultant specializing in qualitative research, conducted 13 focus groups with diabetes patients to better understand barriers to the capacity of such patients to manage their health and health care.
September 1, 2003 | Program Results Report
From 1998 to 2002, researchers at the Stanford University School of Medicine developed a home-based, nurse-directed system of care for people with multiple chronic conditions and tested it in a managed care clinic.
January 23, 2002 | Program Results Report
The Group Health Cooperative of Puget Sound developed and evaluated a new approach to providing managed primary care to patients with chronic conditions within clinics that facilitate collaboration among patients, families and clinicians.