access to care

Published on:
Thursday, March 30, 2017

The Director of Nutrition Services recognized the barriers facing many patients who are referred for nutrition counseling. The patients had limited access to affordable fresh fruits and vegetables, were not well educated on how to...

Last Revised:
January 27, 2016
Published on:
Wednesday, January 27, 2016

Diana Durham, PhD, FACEHP, Associate Director for Accreditation at the Employee Education System, Veterans Health Administration (VHA EES) of the US Department of Veterans Affairs, explores a case example of how the VHA used...


>>SINGER: Hello, I'm Steve Singer. I’m the Vice President for Education and Outreach at the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education.

>>DURHAM: Hello, I'm Diana Durham, Associate...

Published on:
Wednesday, February 13, 2013

The provider identifies factors outside its control, including impediments college students have in accessing care, negative environmental factors on college campuses, stigma, the prevalence of infectious diseases on college...

Published on:
Saturday, October 22, 2011

By asking learners about barriers, the provider has identified factors including, pervasive misinformation about anthrax vaccine, challenges with non-formulary drugs, cultural challenges associated with physicians working in...

The provider identifies factors outside the provider's control that impact on patient outcomes.