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Patient Navigators Help Patients Connect to Primary Care, Avoid ED Visits

05:16 EDT 3 Aug 2017 | AHC Media

Frequent ED visitors decreased their visits by 50% at New York-Presbyterian health system hospitals after community health workers, called patient navigators, began connecting at-risk patients to primary care providers and educating them on how to seek treatment at an appropriate level of care.

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