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SOURCE: Service Options Using Resources in a Community Environment

jessievenegas Jessie Venegas — 11/01/2009

Georgia Department of Community Health

Service Options Using Resources in a Community Environment (SOURCE) is a State Plan enhanced primary care case management program that serves frail elderly and disabled beneficiaries to improve the health outcomes of persons with chronic health conditions, by linking primary medical care with home and community-based services. The program builds on the state’s primary care case management program, George Better Health Care Program (GBHC). SOURCE integrates primary medical care with supportive services through case managers who work with the member and their primary care physicians (PCP).

Fragility, pluripathology/polipathology and/or complex chronic diseases

Goals Prevention:
Focuses on social inequalities
Goals Detection:
Promotes early intervention through primary health care measures , Provides registries and patients contact systems
Goals Treatment:
Develop basic elements for an integrated health system , Strengthens cooperative local groups to provide integral services , Ensures the best quality of health services
Goals self-management:
Refocuses the health system to support self-management , Improving support services with an emphasis on peer support, the disabled and carers , Allows home care , Allows remote support to patients and their carers from health professionals






1626 Jeurgens Court

GA 30093
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