Chronic Care Management

Weems Medical Center West in Apalachicola is partnering with Chronic Disease Solutions to help make our patients’ lives healthier and more comfortable. Chronic care management is provided by nurses and trained care coordinators with the goal of improving patient outcomes and patient satisfaction. 

Below are just some of the benefits: 

  • Improved quality of health with a reduction to the cost for healthcare services.
  • Coordination of care with community and home-based clinical service providers, such as durable medical equipment, nutrition services, outpatient therapies, transportation services, etc.
  • Assistance with care transition between health care providers, hospitals, specialty clinics, surgery centers, etc.
  • Follow up care coordination after ER visits, hospital discharges, nursing homes, and other facilities.
  • Cost effective measures for medications as well as evaluations of medication effectiveness.
  • A comprehensive care plan assessment for cognitive, functional, physical, psychosocial, and environmental health issues.
  • 24/7 access to care coordination services.

If you have Medicare and your doctor treats you for two (2) or more conditions on a regular basis, then you may qualify for the Chronic Care Management program. For more information visit the Chronic Disease Solutions website at or call a care coordinator today at 850-273-4090 or toll free 844-920-9385.