Value-based reengineering: twenty-first century chronic care models.

Primary care

PubMedID: 22608864

Graf TR, Bloom FJ, Tomcavage J, Davis DE. Value-based reengineering: twenty-first century chronic care models. Prim Care. 2012;39(2):221-40.
The need for improved models of chronic care is great and will become critical over the next years as the Medicare-aged population doubles. Many promising models have been developed by outstanding groups across the country. This article reviews key strategies used by successful models in chronic disease management and discusses in detail how Geisinger has evolved and organized its cohesive delivery model.