Narrow the Gap: Team Based Pre-Visit Reviews to Improve A1C in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes at a Family Medicine Residency Clinic

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Identifier 008_DM-CQI-A1C-Reduction-at-SHC_EBPF2018
Title Narrow the Gap: Team Based Pre-Visit Reviews to Improve A1C in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes at a Family Medicine Residency Clinic
Creator Erin McAdams, MD, MS; Karen Gunning, PharmD; Heidi Pigott, PharmD; Susan-SaffelShrier, MS, RD; Shirley Belleville; Ben Brown, MD, MPH; Jessica Petrovich, MD; Michael Black, MA
Description Lack of Hemoglobin A1C (A1C) control in diabetes leads to increased neuropathy, nephropathy, ophthalmologic and cardiovascular disease.HEDIS measures define control for patients with Type 2 Diabetes as having an A1C less than 8%. Many factors contribute to A1C control, including ease of testing, education, weight loss and exercise, as well as collaboration with multiple providers including behavioral health, dietitians, pharmacists, care managers, primary care providers, and support staff.
Subject A1C Patients; Type 2 Diabetes; Family Medicine
Publisher Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah
Date 2018
Date Digital 2018
Language eng
ARK ark:/87278/s65j1tq9
Relation is Part of 2018 Evidence Based Practice Posters
Format application/pdf
Setname ehsl_ebp
Date Created 2019-02-05
Date Modified 2019-07-09
ID 1399349
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s65j1tq9
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