Health System Navigation

Effects of a standardized community health worker intervention on hospitalization among disadvantaged patients with multiple chronic conditions: A pooled analysis of three clinical trials | 9/25/2020

… regions of Philadelphia and were predominantly Medicaid insured. They were randomly assigned to receive usual care versus IMPaCT, an intervention in which CHWs provide tailored social support, health behavior coaching, connection with resources, and health system navigation . Trial one (n = 446) tested two weeks of IMPaCT among hospitalized general medical patients. Trial two (n = 302) tested six months of IMPaCT among outpatients at two academic primary care clinics. Trial three …

Great Expectations—Devoted Health and the positive patient experience - MedCity News | 9/4/2020

… way many HMOs do . It is empathetic in that it offers a suite of support tools and services for its members such as house calls for those in need and health guides to support health system navigation . And it’s tech friendly in that it says it “ uses technology to blend health insurance with provider services . ” T here’s no ideal comparison because the Devoted model is novel and disruptive . If you …

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Team of outpatient care managers ready to help | 6/24/2019

… homelessness, or simply lack familial support, they can be especially vulnerable. Outpatient care managers Meritus Health established a team of outpatient care managers that provides support for patients with self-care, disease management and health system navigation . Deb Thompson, director of outpatient care management at Meritus Health, explained that the team’s primary purpose is to help patients better manage their health. “For instance, if a patient’s diabetes is not well …

Health care equity and access for marginalised young people: a longitudinal qualitative study exploring health system navigation in Australia | 5/13/2019

Journal articles (published elsewhere) Health care equity and access for marginalised young people: a longitudinal qualitative study exploring health system navigation in Australia Posted on : 13 May, 2019 Related to Health services Population Adolescents Young adults Research Services New South Wales Robards F, Kang M, Steinbeck K, Hawke C, Jan S, Sanci L, Liew YY, Kong M, Usherwood T (2019) Health care equity and access for marginalised young people: a …