Project Details

Knowledge is Power: Strengthening COPD Patients with Support and Education

Project Status: complete

HSDA: UNHBC / Prince George

Community: Prince George

Physician Lead: McLeod, Denise

Aim Statement / Goal

By October 2018, we aim to increase patient confidence in self-management thereby reducing emergency room/walk in clinic visits and hospital admissions by providing incremental information by using Group Medical Visits in Dr. McLeod's practice.

Description

To perform Group Medical Visits (GMVs) in Dr. McLeod's clinic for her patients living with COPD. These GMVs will provide education and support to patients with COPD as well as ensure that they are receiving guideline based care. The goal is to improve patient's self management skills and quality of life.

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