National Academy of Medicine

Integration of Oral Health and Primary Care: Communication, Coordination and Referral

Abstract This discussion paper focuses on some particularly challenging aspects of bridging primary care and oral hea
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A Vision for a Person-Centered Health Information System

  Introduction The person-centered health information system (PCHIS) of the future leverages information technology enhanced by artificial
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Implementing Optimal Team-Based Care to Reduce Clinician Burnout

Introduction Team-based health care has been linked to improved patient outcomes and may also be a means to improve clinician well-being
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Observations from the Field: Reporting Quality Metrics in Health Care

Measurement is a critical tool for monitoring progress and driving improvement in health care. However, without meaningful coordinat
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Shared Decision-Making Strategies for Best Care: Patient Decision Aids

In Shared Decision-Making Strategies for Best Care: Patient Decision Aids, the authors suggest concrete steps to
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After Visit Summaries: A Tool Whose Time Has Come for Use in Dentistry

In dentistry, an after visit summary (AVS) can be thought of in both the context of a standalone dental practice
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