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The promise of group medical visits

Trotter, Kathryn J. DNP, CNM, FNP-C

doi: 10.1097/01.NPR.0000428816.72503.49

Innovative group medical visit programs have emerged in an effort to increase efficiency, improve service and quality of healthcare, and better manage high-risk patient populations. A case study program for cancer survivors, adapted from the Centering Healthcare Institute's model, demonstrates how nurse practitioners can lead the implementation and measurement outcomes of group visit models.

Kathryn J. Trotter is an Assistant Professor at Duke University School of Nursing, Durham, N.C.

The author has disclosed that she has no financial relationships related to this article.

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