VHA Care Coordination/Home Telehealth Program Shows Promise for the Cost Effective Management of Chronic Conditions at Home

The Department of Veterans Affairs at the Veterans Health Administration (VHA) recently reported the outcome of quality and performance data for their national Care Coordination/Home Telehealth (CCHT) program. The purpose of the creation of the CCHT program was to coordinate the care of veteran patients with chronic conditions, avoid their unnecessary admission to long-term institutional…