Chronic Disease Management


Chronic diseases are defined broadly as conditions that last 1 year or more and require ongoing medical attention or limit activities of daily living or both. Chronic diseases such as heart disease, cancer, and diabetes are the leading causes of death and disability in the United States.

What are examples of chronic diseases?

Examples (but not limited to) of chronic illnesses are:

1. Alzheimer disease and dementia.
2. Arthritis.
3. Asthma.
4. Cancer.
5. COPD.
6. Crohn disease.
7. Cystic fibrosis.
8. Diabetes.

Please take the following information with you to your appointment.
Any medical records you may have, including screenings and shots you’ve had in the past year.
Your family health history.
A list of all prescriptions, over-the-counter medicines, vitamins and supplements you take.
A list of all your doctors.
Please bring your photo ID and insurance card to each appointment.