For the sickest patients, Medicare tests home-based primary care in Portland
In The Oregonian, Joe Rojas-Burke reports:
In a given year, 10 percent of the people covered by Medicare account for nearly 60 percent of spending. A pilot project starting today in Portland aims to show that providing home-based primary care to Medicare patients with multiple chronic conditions can improve their health – and save money.
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