Tag: interdisciplinary teams

Multidisciplinary Teams Essential to MediCaring Work

The MediCaring team of healthcare providers must reflect and address the array of medical and social services frail elders need. However one labels the team– multidisciplinary, interdisciplinary or trans-disciplinary—its key focus must be to deliver an integrative approach based on a care plan developed in collaboration and with the elder and her family. Such a

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Care Management Effort Integrates Care for Low-Income Elderly Patients

AHRQ Innovators Exchange features information and a video about a pilot study to improve care for low-income elderly patients with chronic illnesses. https://innovations.ahrq.gov/videos Conducted by Ohio-based Summa Care under the leadership of Practice Change Fellow http://www.practicechangefellows.org/ and Advisory Board Member Kyle Allen, DO, AGSF, the project reports that 70% of participants reported improved health, and

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