Patients with heart disease bucked expectations in this study by using the Internet to compensate for their lack of mobility.
There have been small accomplishments, and wheels have been churning for more forceful action — that is, they were until Sept. 11.
Employers in revolt against fast-rising premiums could ask HMOs to pay more attention to time-loss management. NCQA's interest may encourage this approach.
Q&A with John A. Gans, DrPh
The executive vice president and CEO of the American Pharmaceutical Association says pharmacists are being inundated and need help.