More than half of chronic pain patients in a managed care setting reported using chiropractic care or acupuncture or both, but many of these patients didn’t discuss this care with their primary care providers. These study results, published today in The American Journal of Managed Care
, suggest that better care coordination is needed among patients and physicians.
People who received automated reminders were more likely to refill their blood pressure and cholesterol medications, according to a study published today in a special issue of the American Journal of Managed Care.
Kaiser Permanente Study Finds Interactive, Personalized Website Helps People Maintain Weight Loss
Millions of Americans suffer from asthma, but only about half regularly take their medications at therapeutically effective doses. How can we improve these numbers?
Nearly 70% of participants lost enough weight to lower health risks
Kaiser Permanente Helps Members Achieve Weight Loss with Education & Outreach