The Stanford Chronic Care Management System

Insurers

Information for Insurance Companies

Insurance companies, particularly non-profit insurers, seek to reduce the total costs of care, yet their success in doing so is limited by the effectiveness of the new alternatives for care that they are provided. The novel approach taken by the SCRP in developing and testing SCCMS relies on a deep background of studies demonstrating the effectiveness of timely telephone contact in coordinating care for various aspects of chronic disease.