Aqua Therapy Makes a Splash!

Did you know aqua therapy can help ease joint pain related to chronic arthritis and other illnesses? As part of a recent Health Connections program, Christine Gulotta, doctor of physical therapy (DPT) and program director for RehabCare at Shell Point, Continue reading Aqua Therapy Makes a Splash!

Energy Conservation

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Did you know that shortness of breath is not part of the normal aging process? Far too often people just ignore this very important symptom that could be an early sign of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). COPD is an Continue reading Energy Conservation

Frequently Asked Questions About Chronic Care Management

Last week we reviewed the basics of Chronic Care Management (CCM) programs. Here are answers to some common questions about this service: What CCM services are provided? CCM services can include phone calls, prescription refills and questions, 24-hour availability by Continue reading Frequently Asked Questions About Chronic Care Management

What is Medicare’s Chronic Care Management Program?

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The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) recognizes that care management is one of the critical components contributing to individuals’ improved health, as well as reducing expenses. A Chronic Care Management (CCM) program may help avoid the need for Continue reading What is Medicare’s Chronic Care Management Program?