The Impact of Patient Navigation on Diabetes

06.21.18

Dr. Todd English and our own Dave Masom have published an article in the Journal of Healthcare Management. This article evaluates the impact of our patient navigation program for individuals with Diabetes.

“In this study, the authors evaluate the impact of a patient navigation program developed by Pack Health [in] Birmingham, Alabama, to address these challenges. Additionally, the PN program motivates and educates patients and supports them in changing behavior to help them manage their diabetes effectively. The authors found that patients enrolled in the PN program had greater understanding of diabetes after the program. Furthermore, their hemoglobin A1c level decreased by 1%.”

Read more here.