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Emerging issues in access to health services over the first half of this decade, as a result of the patient protection and affordable care act of 2010, 20 million adults have gained health insurance coverage 23 yet even as the number of uninsured has been significantly reduced, millions of americans still lack coverage. Coulter id, hurwitz el, adams ah, et al patients using chiropractors in north america: who are they, and why are they in chiropractic care spine 200227(3):291-296. Patient and caregiver engagement and relationship management 13 introduction population health management (phm) is one of the primary strategies for achieving. Medicaid coverage provides low-income americans with access to needed preventive services and medical care for example, studies show that medicaid helps patients with chronic diseases such as heart disease, diabetes, and asthma receive medical care that can prevent their conditions from worsening.
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