Among the lessons St. Joseph Medical Center learned in implementing a diabetes care management program were that: There is a sound business case for quality with such a program. A sound business plan based on a track record of accomplishments by other organizations is key to gaining clinician buy-in. Deploying dwindling resources to simultaneously improve care and the organization's bottom line requires collaboration between clinicians and finance.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||5|
|Journal||Healthcare financial management : journal of the Healthcare Financial Management Association|
|State||Published - Oct 1 2009|
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