Medicare items were introduced in 2005 to encourage general practitioners (GPs) to involve other healthcare providers in the management of patients with chronic disease. However, there appears to be barriers to converting financial incentives and the use of information technology as a communication tool to better patient outcomes. The aim of this study was to explore these barriers from the perspectives of practice nurses and allied health practitioners.
|Pages (from-to)||8 - 15|
|Number of pages||8|
|Journal||Malaysian Family Physician|
|Publication status||Published - 2014|