DPMC Patient Education and Self-Management Support

Patient Education / Self Management Support

In partnership with The Patient Education Institute, Inc., Doctors Plus Medical Center provides patients/families/caregivers with support for self-management of their health and health care to accommodate the evidence-based care provided by their primary care providers and care team.

The below links for access to patient education materials and self management support resources. Please note that these documents are for informational purposes only and are not intended to be a substitute for the advice of a doctor or a healthcare professional or a recommendation for any particular treatment plan:

Whole Person Care

Doctors Plus Medical Center proudly offers the following services:

  • General primary care and family medicine services
  • Health and wellness care planning
  • Patient education for diabetes and chronic kidney disease
  • Lab services
  • Urine dip stick
  • EKGs
  • Spirometry
  • Immigration Physicals
  • DOT Physical
  • Pap smears
  • Mental and behavioral health care coordination (see below for further detail)

For all other care services, Doctors Plus Medical Center will coordinate your care (in partnership with PremierMD ACO) to select only the best local healthcare providers and community partners to provide our patients with world-class care coordination and comprehensive, whole-person care across the entire spectrum of care. A list of our main preferred care partners, for whole person care needs, are published on our site at this link: http://www.doctorsplusmed.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/04/High-Performance-Network-4-4-16.xlsx.pdf.

For non-mental health needs, please speak with your Doctors Plus Medical Center primary care provider to be connected to the local health care specialist that best meets your health needs. These professionals will likely be on the list of preferred care partners from the above link.

For mental health needs, please speak with your Doctors Plus Medical Center primary care provider to be connected to the local mental health care provider that best meets your health needs. For CarePlus patients, our main behavioral health partner is Beacon Health Options. For non-CarePlus patients, our main preferred care partners will likely be on the list of preferred care partners from the above link