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Supporting People With Multiple Chronic Conditions: A Health Priority

(5) Comments | Posted December 5, 2013 | 5:29 PM

As physicians, we have both had the privilege and the responsibility of caring for individuals with multiple -- two or more -- chronic conditions. In fact, as our population ages, every provider will care for rising numbers of patients who fall into this category. Data released this year show that...

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Better Data Will Lead to Better Care for Those With Multiple Chronic Conditions

(0) Comments | Posted July 10, 2013 | 3:34 PM

Everyone knows someone with multiple chronic conditions. It could be an elderly parent, a favorite aunt, a neighbor, or even a close friend.

In fact, more than a quarter of all Americans ― and two out of three seniors ― have multiple chronic conditions, and treatment for these individuals...

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