TITLE

Chronically ill are going without care: What will be the impact on Medicaid?

PUB. DATE
July 2009
SOURCE
State Health Watch;Jul2009, Vol. 16 Issue 7, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the problem of increasing population with chronic condition and worsening health situations but do not receive proper care due to problems with medical bills in the state of Washington. According to Robert A. Crittenden, a doctor and a professor at the University of Washington School of Medicine in Seattle, Washington, there is a need for a new approach which is integrated care from the whole medical team instead of specialists to accommodate this big increase in case-load.
ACCESSION #
44006737

 

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