Living In A 'Medical Home'

Kaiser Health News, with The Boston Globe, reports on state experiments to improve care for the chronically ill. A "coordinated approach, called 'medical homes,'’ is being tried in Pennsylvania, Wisconsin, Maryland, and other states, and Congress is considering adopting it nationwide as part of the health care overhaul being debated in Washington." (Brink, 9/11).

 

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