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This week, InformeDesign posts additional EBD-Minutes that focus on the sharing of medical appointments by the elderly. To access these new EBD-Minutes, simply click on the hyperlinks below.   

 

Elderly Patient Shared Medical Appointments

http://www.informedesign.org/Rs_detail/rsId/3729  

This study presented benefits and challenges of using shared medical appointments (SMAs) for Medicare Annual Wellness Visits (AWV) for the elderly and provided a description of the process used for them by the Hartford Healthcare Medical Group.

 

Shared Medical Appointments by the Veterans Administration

 http://www.informedesign.org/Rs_detail/rsId/3728 

The advantages, disadvantages, and benefits of using a shared medical appointment (SMA) when caring for the elderly and outcomes of the application of this approach as applied at the Miami Veterans Affairs (VA) Health Care System in Florida were studied and a summary of outcomes relative to SMAs use was discussed.


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