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Data quality and successful disease management programming: What’s the connection?

By |2022-12-09T16:23:56-05:00June 17th, 2020|Tags: , , , |

Disease management (DM), which has been around since the 1970s and became more prevalent with the advent of managed care, was designed to improve patient quality of life. By helping to ensure continuity of care and equipping patients with education and resources to better self-manage their conditions, people with chronic disease were shown to have better outcomes than those who did not participate in disease management programs.