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Insurers tout disease management programs, but critics are wary
Washington Post

Venante Kotey is a stay-at-home mother in Dumfries. Bridget Hamilton-Roberts is a nurse more than 500 miles away in Atlanta. They’ve never met. But over the past year and a half, Hamilton-Roberts has become critical to Kotey’s health — all through conversations over the telephone.

The two are part of an innovative disease management program that links patients with caregivers across the country.