Kissito Healthcare has designed an unique collaborative model, the Collaborative Patient Care Pathway Model (CPCP) which aims to deliver quality patient-centered care, greater continuity of care and improved patient outcomes at a reduced cost in the United States of America.
For the management of Type 1 diabetes guidelines exist and therefore international standards for care are defined. Yet people in most countries face challenges in managing their diabetes. Do guidelines meet the needs of people with Type 1 diabetes?
Type 2 diabetes is one of the most health concerns in worldwide. Many studies revealed that distress can significantly affect diabetes-related health outcomes, especially patients’ self-management.
Depression in the elderly is an important public health concern worldwide. It is a silent disorder that afflicts many of the elderly population. This study assesses the use of a simple, easily administered screening instrument, The Geriatric Depression Scale Short Form 15, to detect depression among Filipino elderly in Rizal, Philippines.