Tag: resource utilization

1. Based on this randomized clinical trial, there was no significant difference between the intensive outpatient patient-centered medical home care program (ImPACT) and the usual Veteran’s Affairs primary care program (PACT) in decreasing acute care usage costs or monthly health care expenditures. 2. Despite this, many ImPACT participants stated they...
1. In a retrospective review of 100 patient recall requests for diagnostic imaging, over 90% of all recalls were for magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) requests. 2. Most recalls were due to an incomplete examination, but other causes included inadequate coverage of the area of interest, protocoling errors, poor image quality...