alexa A primary care home for Americans: putting the house in order.
Bioinformatics & Systems Biology

Bioinformatics & Systems Biology

Journal of Health & Medical Informatics

Author(s): Grumbach K, Bodenheimer T

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Abstract This article--the first in a series on primary care--outlines the daunting challenges facing primary care today. Most people in the United States desire a primary care "home" to provide for and coordinate their health care needs. Yet primary care is endangered by physician stress, inadequate performance in managing chronic illness, and inability to provide prompt access and reliable continuity of care. Fundamental redesign is needed to improve access to and quality of care while easing physicians' workload without causing major increases in health care costs.
This article was published in JAMA and referenced in Journal of Health & Medical Informatics

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