November 2014

Care Coordination Measures of a Family Medicine Residency as a Model for Hospital Readmission Reduction

February 02, 2015


Utilization of the AHRQ Re-engineering Discharge model for Hospital Readmission Reduction produced marked readmission reduction in a Family Medicine residency with a 31% Medicaid population, through cooperation and care coordination between inpatient and outpatient settings.

The Role of Retail Pharmacies in CVD Prevention After the Release of the ATP IV Guidelines

January 08, 2015


The release of the ATP-4 guidelines meaningfully changes the way the authors manage cholesterol and prevent cardiovascular disease. The broad footprint of retail pharmacies, with their ability to assess risk, prescribe, and manage adherence, allow them to be unique partners in cholesterol management and cardiovascular disease prevention.