JCMG Population Health helps Medicare patients maximize their health and wellness. For eligible and enrolled patients age 65 and older, Medicare offers a multitude of screenings at no out-of-pocket cost to you. The caring team of nurses in Population Health will help you make sure you’re taking advantage of those screenings as well as creating a plan for your overall health.
Medicare Annual Wellness Visits
The most common services offered in JCMG Population Health are Medicare Annual Wellness Visits. Annual Wellness Visits are once-a-year screenings and consultations with a Population Health nurse to review your health history, to assess biometrics, to schedule screenings, and to create a plan for your overall healthcare. Understanding the difference between the Welcome to Medicare Physical and Medicare Annual Wellness Visits can be confusing. Learn all about Annual Wellness Visits here.
Chronic Care Management
The JCMG Population Health team also offers Chronic Care Management. Medicare patients who may require additional help managing chronic conditions like arthritis, asthma, diabetes, hypertension, heart disease, osteoporosis, or mental health may utilize Chronic Care Management at JCMG. A skilled case manager will create a comprehensive plan for care, coordinate appointments, help with medication management, and assist in accessing community resources.