Le Lézard
Classified in: Health
Subjects: SVY, SCZ

Doctors Making Housecalls Saves Assisted Living Corporation Millions Via Onsite, Proactive Primary Care

DURHAM, N.C., Aug. 27, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --

DMHC Assisted Living stats:

Between January 2017 and July 2019, 236 assisted living residents under the care of DMHC clinicians remained in their communities an average of 6 months longer than 7,863 residents whose healthcare was provided by other clinicians.  Data were obtained from a large assisted living corporation headquartered in North Carolina.

For the DMHC residents, the value of 6 additional months of quality life is immeasurable. Unnecessary transfers to nursing homes is often avoided. For the assisted living corporation, the cost savings solely for this group of residents is estimated at nearly $5 million.

DMHC achieves these superior outcomes for assisted living residents and their communities through proactive, onsite healthcare.  Its accomplishments have been well-documented by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) based on its participation in a 7-year, national research study (The Independence at Home Demonstration) in which DMHC consistently outperforms all CMS quality-of-care benchmarks.

DMHC is currently seeking to partner with additional assisted living corporations as a preferred provider of onsite primary care services.

About Doctors Making Housecalls

Doctors Making Housecalls (DMHC) is the largest geriatric medical practice in the U.S. southeast.  It has repeatedly been honored by CMS as a leader in achieving exceptional healthcare outcomes for the medically complex and high-risk residents living in nearly 400 North Carolina assisted living communities.

Name:  Dr. Alan Kronhaus, Co-founder and CEO

e-mail:  akronhaus@doctorsmakinghousecalls.com

Name:  Dr. Shohreh Taavoni, Co-founder and CMO

e-mail:  staavoni@doctorsmakinghousecalls.com

Name:  Dr. Steven Fuller, Executive Vice President

e-mail:  sfuller@doctorsmakinghousecalls.com


SOURCE Doctors Making Housecalls

These press releases may also interest you

at 03:05
Gilead Sciences, Inc. today announced data from an ongoing Phase 1 study, which showed that a sustained-delivery subcutaneous formulation of the company's investigational, novel inhibitor of HIV-1 capsid function, lenacapavir (GS-6207), sustained...

at 03:05
Gilead Sciences, Inc. today announced data demonstrating the safety and efficacy of the once-daily, single tablet regimen Biktarvy® (bictegravir 50 mg/emtricitabine 200 mg/tenofovir alafenamide 25 mg tablets, B/F/TAF) in virologically suppressed...

3 jui 2020
Daiya Foods Inc. is recalling Daiya brand Classic Vanilla Creme Non-Dairy Frozen Dessert from the marketplace because it contains milk which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to milk should not consume the recalled product...

3 jui 2020
The global patient temperature management market is expected to grow by USD 1.09 billion as per Technavio. This marks a significant market growth compared to the 2019 growth estimates due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic in the first half of...

3 jui 2020
MemoryCare.com, a comprehensive resource for caregivers and older adults living with memory impairment, has announced the Best Memory Care Facilities in Charleston, South Carolina. The guide identifies 5 memory care communities based on location,...

3 jui 2020
Bird Construction Inc. is pleased to announce the sale of Bird Capital Limited's 20 per cent interest in the P3 concessions responsible for 18 schools and nine childcare facilities in Saskatchewan to its project partner, Concert Infrastructure....

News published on 27 august 2019 at 06:00 and distributed by: