Managing Chronic Health Conditions

Managing Chronic Health Conditions Monday, May 26, 2008

An estimated 133 million people — or about one in two Americans —live with a chronic condition such as diabetes, asthma, high blood pressure, or depression. Of that number, about half experience multiple chronic conditions. 

Given that high prevalence, health care organizations are challenged to provide coordinated, efficient, and effective health care to patients with chronic conditions. The featured innovations explain how three health care organizations addressed these challenges.

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