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Targeting the right patients for support

July 05, 2014

Targeting the right patients for support

Modern Healthcare profiled the successful implementation of the Patient Activation Measure® (PAM®) at PeaceHealth in Eugene, Ore. PAM was used to help predict which patients are best equipped to engage in their care and which ones will be overwhelmed and in need of additional support.

Among the metrics observed during the pilot phase of the project, the average number of quarterly ER visits dropped more than 40%.

Read the full story in Modern Healthcare.