Table 25. Utilization of education and case management (ECM) visits among adults who had at least one visit by type of visit. All project sites. Fiscal year 2010

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Findings from a set of 16 grants on improving delivery systems and on spreading evidence-based practices through delivery systems; recommendations and methods for advancing delivery system research.
Type of ECM visit All adults Adults with diabetes Adults with CVD Adults with both diabetes and CVD Adults with CVD only Adults with either diabetes or CVD
Diabetes education a 0.3 0.5 0.4 0.4 0.1 0.4
Nutrition education 0.8 0.9 0.9 0.9 0.6 0.9
Clinical pharmacy 0.8 1.0 1.9 1.7 2.8 1.2
Case management 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.1
Other health education 0.5 0.3 0.4 0.3 0.7 0.3
             
Any type of ECM visit 2.6 2.8 3.7 3.4 4.5 3.0

a Diabetes education visits are visits that occurred in diabetes education clinics and are not counted as nutrition education, clinical pharmacy, or case management visits. The majority of these visits were conducted by nurses and health educators.
CVD: Cardiovascular disease

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Internet Citation: Table 25. Utilization of education and case management (ECM) visits among adults who had at least one visit by type of visit. All project sites. Fiscal year 2010: ARRA Grant Initiative. June 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/systems/system/delivery-system-initiative/ihs/chap6tab25.html