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Patient Portal Use Improved Medication Adherence, Health Outcomes

Diabetics who used an online patient portal to refill medications increased their medication adherence and improved their cholesterol levels, according to a new study in the journal Medical Care. The National Institutes of Health (NIH) funded researchers from Kaiser Permanente … finish reading Patient Portal Use Improved Medication Adherence, Health Outcomes

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How Physician and Patient Portals Increase Efficiency, Reduce Hospitalizations

Patient and physician portals and EMRs are some of the tools HealthCare Partners Medical Group of California has used to significantly reduce hospitalization rates for its patients, which include Medicare Advantage members, commercially insured individuals and dual eligibles, explains Dr. … finish reading How Physician and Patient Portals Increase Efficiency, Reduce Hospitalizations

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