Our Disease Management Centralized Care Unit (DMCCU) is based on a system of coordinated care management interventions and communications designed to assist physicians and others in managing members with chronic conditions.
DMCCU services include:
A holistic, member-centric approach to disease management* focusing on the needs of the member
Motivational interviewing techniques used in conjunction with member self-empowerment
Disease Management programs** for:
In addition, we assist with the management of prenatal cases in high-risk populations.
* Programs offered may vary by market
** Population Health in Tennessee
The Amerigroup DMCCU and our disease management programs do not advertise, market or promote specific products or services to members or providers.
The Amerigroup DMCCU and our disease management programs do not have any financial ownership arrangements with anyone who advertises, markets, or provides the goods and services we offer.
Our programs feature:
Proactive population identification processes
Evidence-based national practice guidelines
Collaborative practice models to include physician and support-service providers in treatment planning for members
Continuous patient self-management education, including primary prevention, behavior modification programs and compliance/surveillance, as well as home visits and case management for high-risk members
Process and outcomes measurement, evaluation and management
Ongoing communication with providers regarding patient status