MANASQUAN NJ USA – July 14, 2005: Increasingly healthcare organizations are realizing that patients who don't modify their own behavior to meet their health-related goals are one of the key reasons disease management programs don't work.
The Role of Behavior Modification in Disease Management: How You Can Maximize your Program's Effectiveness, an August 10, 2005 audio conference, will examine what strategies you can use to get patients to modify their behaviors for healthy lifestyles.
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Please reference the following customer code when ordering: BM0714H
During this 90-minute audio conference, your expert panel of speakers, Dr. Rick Botelho, professor of family medicine at the URMC Family Medicine Center, Dr. Richard Citrin, vice president of EAP solutions at UPMC Health Plan and Michael Thompson, principal with PriceWaterHouseCoopers, will provide you with strategies you can use to:
- Identify participants for disease management programs;
- Fully engage participants in your programs;
- Keep the motivation going;
- Change resistant patients into compliant patients;
- Structure effective interventions;
- Get your physicians engaged in the process;
- Select tools and resources that are effective in modifying behaviors;
- Implement technology to assist patients in behavior modification
- Identify what incentives can be successful in altering behaviors.
The audio conference will be held on August 10, 2005 at 1:30 pm Eastern time.
Can't make the scheduled date and time of the conference? See the "On-Demand" or CD-ROM options described
You can "attend" this program right in your office and enjoy significant savings – no travel time or hassle; no hotel
expenses. It’s so convenient! Invite your staff members to participate.
Your registration fee covers one telephone line from your site. Include as many individuals from your organization as you
wish - there is no additional charge. Gather in a conference room and use a speakerphone.
Train your entire department for one low price!
Who Will Benefit?
CEOs, medical directors, health plan executives, performance
improvement and quality improvement managers, executives responsible for consumer-driven healthcare plans, case managers, risk managers and business development and strategic planning directors and pharmaceutical executives.