TITLE

Disease management: A perfect fit for public health nurses, workers

AUTHOR(S)
Tsou, Walter
PUB. DATE
August 2005
SOURCE
Nation's Health;Aug2005, Vol. 35 Issue 6, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on the implications of disease management programs for public health nurses and workers in the U.S. Development of disease management outside public health; Services that public health professionals can conduct in communities; Significance of public health workers in disease management.
ACCESSION #
18077854

 

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