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The centers for medicare & medicaid services diabetes health disparities reduction program.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  23455682     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has implemented 3 prevention interventions programs to bring diabetes self-management education to vulnerable populations via Medicare's Quality Improvement Organizations. The programs and the lessons derived from a Federal initiative geared to closing the health disparities gap are described.
Authors:
Terris King; Susan B Fleck; Elisa Estrella; S Maggie Reitz
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Family & community health     Volume:  36     ISSN:  1550-5057     ISO Abbreviation:  Fam Community Health     Publication Date:    2013 Apr-Jun
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2013-03-04     Completed Date:  2013-05-22     Revised Date:  2014-09-02    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7809641     Medline TA:  Fam Community Health     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  119-24     Citation Subset:  IM    
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Descriptor/Qualifier:
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (U.S.)*
Diabetes Mellitus / prevention & control*
Healthcare Disparities / standards*,  statistics & numerical data
Humans
Program Development*
Quality Improvement
United States

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