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Executive Health Management

Predicting Patient Hospitalisation: PCPs vs. Algorithms

2017 18 Apr

A new study shows that primary care physicians (PCPs) were as effective as commonly used predictive algorithms in identifying patients at high risk for hospitalisation. According to the study, published in American Journal of Managed Care, PCPs know the clinical and psychosocial needs of patients, enabling them to help identify factors missed by predictive... Read more