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Community health workers improve outcomes, reduce costs.

08:00 EDT 1st November 2018 | BioPortfolio

Summary of "Community health workers improve outcomes, reduce costs."

Community health workers liaise between underserved populations and clinicians, help patients and resources to manage disease, and provide health education, informal counseling, and social support. Interest in community health workers is shifting away from narrowly focused intervention on a single disease toward care coordination of multiple chronic conditions.

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Name: Managed care (Langhorne, Pa.)
ISSN: 1062-3388
Pages: 20-21

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