Courtesy of researcher Lubomira Tkacova, PhD and her team at the University of Presov in the Slovak Republic, we are pleased to make available a Slovakian translation of our PACIC instrument (DOTAZNÍK NA POSÚDENIE STAROSTLIVOSTI  PRI CHRONICKÝCH OCHORENIACH). This is the 26-item version of the survey.

Trajectories of Symptom Change in the Treatment for Adolescents With Depression Study

A new publication co-authored by Cara C.

PACIC-Thai (แบบสอบถามการดูแลของโรคเรื้อรัง )

The Patient Assessment of Chronic Illness Care (PACIC) has been translated into Thai (แบบสอบถามการดูแลของโรคเรื้อรัง) . We offer the PACIC-Thai on behalf of Dr. Katja Krug and her translation team at the University Hospital/ Universitätsklinikum Heidelberg, Department of General Practice and Health Services Research/ Abt. Allgemeinmedizin und Versorgungsforschung, Heidelberg, Germany.

How Do Innovative Primary Care Practices Achieve the Quadruple Aim?

"How Do Innovative Primary Care Practices Achieve the Quadruple Aim?", by Ed Wagner, Katie Coleman, et al, presents findings from 38 high-performing practices that can help guide  practices, payers, and policy makers in understanding more specifically how improved PCMH outcomes can be achieved. It describes the execution of 8 functions in these primary care settings that collectively meet patient needs, which include managing populations, providing self-management support coaching, providing integrat

Completing and Scoring the QICA

The Quality Improvement Change Assessment (QICA) is an assessment developed by Healthy Hearts NW for use in our project to introduce team members to the high leverage changes guiding our technical assistance approach, and to assess the current capabilities of enrolled practices. "Completing and scoring the QICA" provides instructions on using this tool.