Chronic Care Management Services- beginning in early February 2020
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)
Autism spectrum disorders
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Infectious diseases such as HIV/AIDS
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.