Study Confirms Savings Resulting From Telephone-Based Chronic Disease Management


A recently released study, based on claims data from 126,245 members participating in self-insured, employer-sponsored health benefit plans, reflected average annual per member cost savings of $1,157.91 for chronically ill individuals participating in a telephone-based chronic disease management program. The results of the independent study, recently published in "Population Health Management", showed 15% average savings [...]