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Family Care Company Profile

18:21 EST 21st November 2017 | BioPortfolio

Founded in 1983, Family Care is the nation's premier discount medical program dedicated to helping its members save on their medical, prescription, vision, dental and chiropractic expenses. Family Care strives to lower medical costs for tens of thousands of members by offering discounts through an extensive provider network. Information on Family Care and its membership programs are contained in its consumer website at www.FamilyCareCard.com.


News Articles [1299 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Primary care practices use 4 complementary methods to identify high-risk patients

(American Academy of Family Physicians) Risk stratified care management -- assigning a patient to a risk category on which care is based -- is increasingly viewed as a way to improve care and reduce c...

New Tool Assesses Families’ Satisfaction With End-of-life Care

A new tool is available to assess family members’ satisfaction with end-of-life care in long-term care (LTC). Researchers recently developed and pilot-tested the Canadian Health Care Evaluation Pro...

Medical expenditures rise in most categories except primary care physicians and home health care

(American Academy of Family Physicians) This article was published in the July/August 2017 issue of Annals of Family Medicine research journal.

Will Better Care deliver better care?

The Senate’s new health care bill, the Better Care Reconciliation Act of 2017, proposes a number of changes to the Affordable Care Act.  The Kaiser Family Foundation has a detailed breakdown of...

[Articles] Family-led rehabilitation after stroke in India (ATTEND): a randomised controlled trial

Although task shifting is an attractive solution for health-care sustainability, our results do not support investment in new stroke rehabilitation services that shift tasks to family caregivers, unle...

10-year-old disabled girl stopped by immigration agents on way to emergency surgery finally reunited with family

A 10-year-old girl with cerebral palsy who was detained by American immigration enforcement while seeking emergency surgery has been released from federal custody into the care of her family, a week a...

Individuals with developmental disabilities experience health care disparities

(American Academy of Family Physicians) This research was published in the September/October 2017 Annals of Family Medicine.

Livongo Launches Digital Diabetes Management Platform for 4,000 Alaskans

.Livongo, a consumer digital health company has teamed up with Medical Park Family Care, the largest primary care group in Alaska to launch Livongo for Diabetes platform to 4,000 people with diabetes ...

PubMed Articles [5121 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Association of Group Prenatal Care in US Family Medicine Residencies With Maternity Care Practice: A CERA Secondary Data Analysis.

Group prenatal care has been shown to improve both maternal and neonatal outcomes. With increasing adaption of group prenatal care by family medicine residencies, this model may serve as a potential m...

'If it weren't for me…': perspectives of family carers of older people receiving professional care.

In the Scandinavian countries and elsewhere, family care is important as a complement for older people in the professional care system. Better understanding of this role could lead to better cooperati...

Effect of Family Presence on Advanced Trauma Life Support Task Performance During Pediatric Trauma Team Evaluation.

In many hospitals, family members are separated from their children during the early phases of trauma care. Including family members during this phase of trauma care varies by institution and is limit...

Decision-making among patients and their family in ALS care: a review.

Practice guidelines in ALS care emphasise the role of the patient and their family in the decision-making process. We aimed to examine the ALS patient/family relationship in the decision-making proces...

Resistiveness to Care as Experienced by Family Caregivers Providing Care for Someone With Dementia.

This research explored family caregivers' lived experiences of resistiveness to care when they provided care for people with dementia. The goal was to identify a general meaning of family caregivers' ...

Clinical Trials [4740 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Prospective Evaluation of Family Care Rituals in the ICU

This study will evaluate whether or not engaging family members of patients admitted to the ICU in "Family Care Rituals" will reduce stress related symptoms of PTSD, depression and anxiety...

ICU Patient and Family Comfort Study

The purpose of this study is to evaluate family-led interventions for Intensive Care Unit (ICU) patients' symptoms (i.e., pain and thirst) that will involve ICU patients' family members in...

A Brief Family-centered Care Program for Bipolar Disorder

Family interventions have been emphasized in the treatment of BPD and have benefits for patients' symptoms and health; however, the effects of family interventions on family function and c...

Trial of Family Focused Grief Therapy in Palliative Care and Bereavement

The purpose of this study is to learn how well family therapy works if given while a family member is being treated for a serious illness and whether it helps their family to continue meet...

Keys to Healthy Family Child Care Homes

The purpose of this project is to evaluate the efficacy of a 9-month Family Child Care Home (FCCH)-based intervention, Keys to Healthy Family Child Care Homes, to increase the physical act...

Companies [2781 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

Family Care

Founded in 1983, Family Care is the nation's premier discount medical program dedicated to helping its members save on their medical, prescription, vision, dental and chiropractic expenses. Family Car...

US Family Health Plan

The US Family Health Plan is among the health care choices for eligible beneficiaries of the Department of Defense’s TRICARE Prime program. Health care is provided to active-...

Family & Nursing Care

Since 1968, Family & Nursing Care has sought to be the premier provider of in-home services for older adults, dedicated to and recognized for our passion and commitment to serve, ...

Care Support of America

Care Support of America (http://www.caresupportofamerica.com) is an independent family care manager service that helps patients and families identify and solve advanced illness, family caregiving, and...

Family ER + Urgent Care

Family ER + Urgent Care has two convenient locations in Frisco on Lebanon Road and Irving on MacArthur Boulevard. Both facilities offer emergency care for children and adults, 24 ...

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