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Family Care Company Profile

22:58 EDT 18th September 2018 | 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 [1297 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Alarming Trends in Scope of Practice for Family Physicians

This commentary highlights a concerning decrease in the scope of care being provide by many family physicians. Are basic services associated with primary care falling by the wayside? Journal of the ...

Barriers Exist to Family-centered ICU Care

New guidelines from the Society of Critical Care Medicine emphasize the benefits of family-centered care in the ICU.

Family Medicine and Obstetrics: Let's Stop Pretending

Is delivering babies still one of the core activities of family medicine--and should it be? This editorial comments on the changing role of family physicians in providing maternity care. Journal of ...

Point-of-Care Ultrasonography in Family Medicine

Should you be using point-of-care ultrasonography as an in-office diagnostic tool? Growing evidence shows that POCUS can help decrease costs while improving patient access to care and safety. Americ...

Family-support intervention does not significantly improve surrogates’ psychological symptoms: The PARTNER trial

1. Family-support intervention delivered by an interprofessional intensive care unit (ICU) team did not significantly reduce anxiety and depression among surrogates of critically ill patients. 2. Surr...

Patient and Family Councils Make a Difference

A strong quality improvement infrastructure can be the perfect setting for developing a patient and family advisory council, says Libby Hoy, founder and CEO of Patient and Family Centered Care Partner...

Self-care and social ties can help men recover from the suicide of a loved one

(University of British Columbia) New UBC research suggests that male values like self-care and protecting family and friends can help men deal with the emotional trauma of losing a friend or family me...

Nurses Report Barriers to Involving Family Caregivers

Patient care demands, the professional practice environment, and lack of resources hindered nursing family caregiver involvement, found a recent survey of 374 critical care nurses.

PubMed Articles [4993 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Family Medicine Clinic: a case study of a hospital-family medicine practice redesign to improve chronic disease care in the community in Singapore.

Singapore's health care system is strained by the health care needs of a rapidly aging population. The unprecedented collaboration between a public hospital and a private family practice to set up the...

Evaluating how paediatric nurses perceive the family-centred model of care and its use in daily practice.

the study aimed to assess nurses' perceptions of family-centred care and how they applied the family-centred model of care in everyday practice. The model aims to involve families in the care of hospi...

Adaptation and evaluation of the Family Involvement and Alienation Questionnaire for use in the care of older people, psychiatric care, palliative care and diabetes care.

To adapt the Family Involvement and Alienation Questionnaire for use in the care of older people, psychiatric care, palliative care and diabetes care and to evaluate its validity and reliability.

Critical Care Nurses' Qualitative Reports of Experiences With Family Behaviors as Obstacles in End-of-Life Care.

Critical care nurses (CCNs) frequently provide end-of-life (EOL) care for critically ill patients. Critical care nurses may face many obstacles while trying to provide quality EOL care. Some research ...

Patient- and family-centered care interventions for improving the quality of health care: A review of systematic reviews.

Patient- and family-centered care interventions are increasingly being implemented in various settings for improving the quality of health care. However, the huge amounts of information coming from bo...

Clinical Trials [5666 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...

Improving Preterm Infant Outcomes With Family Integrated Care and Mobile Technology

The purpose of this study is to compare the standard of care in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU), known as Family Centered Care, to a new model of care, called mobile enhanced Famil...

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...

Addressing Palliative Care Needs Among Intensive Care Unit Family Members

The quality of palliative care is highly variable for many patients treated in intensive care units (ICUs) and their family members. To address these challenges, the investigators will tes...

Companies [2846 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...

UNC Children’s Hospital

As a top-tier academic medical center, UNC Children’s upholds a four-tiered mission to "CARE," aligning clinical care, advocacy, research, and educat...

More Information about "Family Care" on BioPortfolio

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