Staff: Self Management Support (Part 1)
Are you and others in your practice feeling overwhelmed with engaging patients in managing their own care?
Over 70% of patient visits to primary care practices involves one or more chronic condition! Working collaboratively with patients to engage them in their self-care is key for improving patient outcomes. This module will cover the key components of self-management support (SMS) and provides tools staff members need to support SMS in your practice.
- Describe the benefits of providing self-management support in primary care.
- Describe the role of practice staff in self-management in primary care practices.
Who Should Complete this Module?
Healthcare practice staff, including nurses, medical assistants, health coaches, registered dietitians, front and back office staff, and patient navigators.