The study authors called for additional research into the effects of PCMH, especially on specific populations such as those with multiple comorbidities or social issues.
Her time with the patients allowed only a cursory screening to look for any pressing medical issues and some diseases, such as tuberculosis. ... Anxiety and likely post-traumatic stress disorder,” Dr. Chan said. “And there's just not enough time to
transition of care, and implementing effective interventions to address relevant social issues,” the study authors said.
Hospitalists have developed strategies for these problematic encounters.
Having a place for them to be safe and isolate and recover from COVID with some additional support has really been key for our hospital not having capacity issues,” she said. ... Stella. Noelle Rodriguez, a social services worker, helps distribute
Many medical centers lack an organizational approach for addressing inappropriate or demeaning patient conduct toward clinicians based on their social identity, according to a recent article. ... Medical centers should develop policies to address patient
A: It's possible, but it gets back to the heterogeneity of medicine patients, and this interface between both clinical and social issues. ... Do they have social support that may help them be compliant with the medications or other recommendations like
Coronary angiography, percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI), and coronary artery bypass grafting were done less frequently in homeless patients, and homeless patients who did undergo PCI were more likely to receive bare-metal stents, according to
Both early and late readmissions were associated with some markers of increased burden of chronic illness, such as receiving a medication indicating organ failure, and social issues, such as barriers to
Experts predict the potential effects of universal health coverage.