MOC’s Care Coordination Program Published in Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved

Published: May 22nd, 2019

Category: featured, Uncategorized

Care coordination, increasingly recognized as an effective component of health care delivery, allows members of health care teams to work together to benefit the patient.

What sets MOC apart from other clinics is our innovative Care Coordination program, where trained undergraduate and graduate student volunteers have the opportunity to work with patients and build relationships with them. These students do intake with the patients, take and record vitals, scribe first drafts of clinic visit notes, and make follow-up phone calls to follow their patients’ progress. They help evaluate the social determinants of health for each patient and then connect them with beneficial resources in the community. Care Coordinators (CCs) are the liaisons between the patients and the healthcare system. CCs are vital to the success of our patients and our program as a whole.

The full article can be found by clicking here.

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