Chronic Care Mangement: Coming Soon!

If you have Medicare and live with two or more chronic conditions like MS, Parkinson’s Disease, Chronic Migraine, diabetes, depression, or high blood pressure, chronic care management services can help connect the dots so you can spend more time doing what you love.

You must be a current patient of Asheville Neurology Specialists to apply for the program.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Chronic Care Management?

Chronic care management is a service that some medical offices provide for patient with Medicare that need additional help managing chronic conditions like arthritis, asthma, diabetes, hypertension, heart disease, osteoporosis, and mental health and other conditions. It is coming soon to Asheville Neurology Specialists!

The program includes

  • A personalized comprehensive care plan that lists your health problems and goals, other health care providers, medications, community services you have and need, and other information about your health.
  • A dedicated care coordinator to help you with medication management/
  • 24/7 access for urgent care needs
  • Additional support and follow up when you go from one health care setting to another.
  • A monthly review of your medicines and how you take them.
  • and help you with other chronic care needs.

When will Chronic Care Management be offered at Asheville Neurology?

The program will officially start on 10/1! If you would like to be a part of the program, call (828) 210-9305 for more information and to see if you qualify.

Who is eligible for CCM services?

Patients with Medicare and  multiple (two or more) chronic conditions expected to last at least 12 months or until the death of the patient, and that place the patient at significant risk of death, acute exacerbation/ decompensation, or functional decline are eligible for CCM services.

Examples of chronic conditions include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Alzheimer’s disease and related dementia
  •  Arthritis (osteoarthritis and rheumatoid)
  • Asthma
  • Atrial fibrillation
  •  Autism spectrum disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Hypertension
  • Infectious diseases such as HIV/AIDS

BENEFITS

  • At least 20 minutes a month of chronic care management services via phone and a dedicated Care Coordinator to help you reach your personal quality of life related  goals
  • Personalized assistance from a dedicated health care professional who will work with you to create your individualized care plan
  • Coordination of care between your pharmacy, specialists, testing centers, hospitals, and more
  • Phone check-ins between visits to keep you on track
  • 24/7 emergency access to a Physician at Asheville Neurology
  • Expert assistance with setting and meeting your health goals

Apply For The Program

Send your doctor as secure message through your FollowMyHealth patient portal or call (828) 210-9305 to determine your eligibility.