Reasons for taking on additional roles include paying off debt, increasing income and new challenges.
Proposal includes code for chronic care management reimbursement and telehealth.
Adults focus on quality of doctor-patient relationship rather than care provided to define quality care.
Physicians must be aware of legal issues related to providing funds or waiving cost-sharing obligations.
Secure messages and telephone encounters increase office visits in a patient-centered medical home health care delivery system.
Outcomes positive for nurse-managed protocols in patients with chronic conditions.