Pre-visit history taking

Innovations

Online Visits With Dermatologists Enhance Access to Care for Patients With Minor and Serious Skin Conditions, Boost Physician Productivity 08/07/13

Patients with skin conditions conduct virtual visits with board-certified dermatologists, submitting their medical history and information and photographs related to the condition(s) through user-...

Online Clinic Enhances Access to and Reduces Costs of Care for Minor Health Problems, Generates Significant Time Savings and High Satisfaction Among Patients 05/03/13

HealthPartners, a large integrated health plan and provider system, offers residents of Minnesota, Wisconsin, and Michigan an online clinic that diagnoses and treats roughly 40 minor health...

Community-Based Oncology Practice Redesigns Processes Based on Patient-Centered Medical Home Model To Enhance Access, Improve Quality, and Reduce Costs 11/12/12

A community-based oncology practice (Consultants in Medical Oncology and Hematology, PC) reengineered its care delivery processes using evidence-based frameworks, including the National Committee...

Computer-Based Screening and Education on Partner Violence Does Not Improve Health or Reduce Recurrent Abuse Among Female Primary Care Patients 11/05/12

In a randomized controlled trial conducted in 10 primary care clinics, a group of female patients completed private, computer-based screening for partner violence before their appointment began....

Assessment Tool Helps Clinicians Understand and Address Quality-of-Life Concerns for Those With Diabetes, Generating Positive Feedback From Clinicians and Patients 11/01/12

Providers in 11 southeast Minnesota counties have their patients with diabetes complete a real-time, easy-to-use assessment tool that helps in identifying and addressing their biggest quality-of-...

QualityTools

Beacon Patient-Reported Outcome Quality-of-Life Tool 03/06/13

This assessment tool helps in identifying and addressing diabetes patients' biggest quality-of-life concerns. Completed just before each visit, the tool asks patients to identify their biggest concern, complete a checklist that helps define...

Tools for Health Care Coordination 01/20/10

This system of forms and tools is designed to assist in the coordination of health reporting and communication. These forms may also be useful to families and individuals.

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MyGenerations 03/19/08

The Center for Medical Genetics has created MyGenerations to help patients document their family cancer history and determine their own risk of developing cancer. MyGenerations also serves as a guide as to whether patients should seek genetics...

U.S. Surgeon General's Family History Initiative: My Family Health Portrait Download 12/17/07

This Web-based tool helps users organize family history information and then print it out for presentation to the family doctor. In addition, the tool helps users save their family history information to their own computer and even share family...

Healthy Pregnancy: When to Call the Baby's Doctor Print and Go Guide 12/17/07

Even small changes in eating, sleeping, and crying can be signs of serious problems for newborns. This guide helps new mothers identify some of the symptoms that require a pediatrician’s attention.

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