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

07:00 EST 17th February 2018 | BioPortfolio

Summary of "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 Family Medicine Clinic (FMC) to co-manage patients with chronic disease is an example of efforts to shift care to the community.

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