Patient enrolment to be centrepiece of CDM reform plan

The first details of the new funding blueprint for GP chronic disease care have emerged.

Australian Doctor has been told that the Primary Healthcare Advisory Group’s reform paper is complete and due to be handed to the Federal Health Minister before December 4

It is understood it recommends the formal creation of the so-called 'medical home' via a voluntary enrolment scheme for patients with chronic conditions.

Access to Medicare funds for the creation and implementation of management plans