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Using Online Health Communities to Deliver Patient-Centered Care to People With Chronic Conditions

A study of the use of Online Health Communities (OHCs) as a tool to facilitate high-quality and affordable health care for future generations. The study concluded that OHCs are a powerful tool to address some of the challenges chronic care faces today. OHCs help to facilitate communication among professionals and patients and support coordination of care across traditional echelons, which does not happen spontaneously in busy practice.

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