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ASAM Endorses ACOG Report on Team-Based Care

by ASAM Staff | Mar 03, 2016
ASAM endorsed the recent report from the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists entitled Collaboration in Practice: Implementing Team-Based Care. In the words of the report, it "will be most useful for those who are charged with developing new practice models based on the changing demographics of health care practices and financial reimbursement structures." Read more >

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ASAM Endorses ACOG Report on Team-Based Care

by ASAM Staff | Mar 03, 2016
ASAM endorsed the recent report from the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists entitled Collaboration in Practice: Implementing Team-Based Care. In the words of the report, it "will be most useful for those who are charged with developing new practice models based on the changing demographics of health care practices and financial reimbursement structures." Read more >
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ASAM Endorses ACOG Report on Team-Based Care

by ASAM Staff | Mar 03, 2016
ASAM endorsed the recent report from the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists entitled Collaboration in Practice: Implementing Team-Based Care. In the words of the report, it "will be most useful for those who are charged with developing new practice models based on the changing demographics of health care practices and financial reimbursement structures." Read more >
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ASAM Endorses ACOG Report on Team-Based Care

by ASAM Staff | Mar 03, 2016
ASAM endorsed the recent report from the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists entitled Collaboration in Practice: Implementing Team-Based Care. In the words of the report, it "will be most useful for those who are charged with developing new practice models based on the changing demographics of health care practices and financial reimbursement structures." Read more >
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