Improving chronic disease management in your general practice
This webinar is for GPs, Practice Nurses and Practice Managers who are delivering systematic longitudinal care of their chronically ill patients and want to improve how this is done. The webinar will explore how existing software applications and improved business processes can be used for better patient outcomes and improved practice efficiencies. Those wanting to find out more about chronic disease management will also find this webinar useful.
Below we have provided links to a range of resources that are referred to in this webinar. You may find these useful when considering to improving the management of chronic disease in your general practice.
Improving chronic disease management in your general practice presentation
RACGP - Medicare Benefits Schedule fee summary
RACGP – Clinical Indicators
RACGP – Smoking, nutrition, alcohol, physical activity (SNAP): A population health guide to behavioural risk factors in general practice
AFP article - Digital technologies and chronic disease management
Australian Department of Health - Chronic Disease Management — GP services
Medical Journal of Australia - Impact on diabetes management of General Practice Management Plans, Team Care Arrangements and reviews
Improving Chronic Illness Care
Precedence healthcare – cdmNet
Department of Health - Summary of new Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) item numbers: general practice and allied health
Frequently asked questions
Click on the below link for a copy of the common questions and answers on the chronic disease management Medicare item numbers.
The Department of Health - Questions and Answers on the Chronic Disease Management (CDM) items