Tag Archives: Physician associations

This describes the various societies, academies, colleges, or associations that represent different physician specialties. Examples are: American College of Cardiology (ACC), American Diabetes Association (ADA), and American Academy of Family Practitioners (AAFP). These organizations can help raise the profile of key issues (eg, adherence) with their members.

Improving Adherence – What Will It Take to Really Move the Dial?

Many recommendations for improving adherence focus on ‘policy’. But are these aimed at the healthcare providers (HCPs) who can make a day-to-day difference? Here are some thoughts on practical approaches that could make big advances in adherence. Need for Practical Approaches to Improving Adherence Numerous healthcare-related bodies have issued numerous reports on ‘policy recommendations’ for improving adherence. They are great documents and they contain many good ideas. However, I can’t help… Read More »