Patient-centered care management saves money

June 2007
Patient Education Management;Jun2007, Vol. 14 Issue 6, p69
Academic Journal
This article offers information on a study conducted by Blue Shield of California regarding the use and cost of patient-centered management provided to patients with life-limiting conditions.


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