Jefferson Medical Care – South Philadelphia Receives National Recognition for Patient-Centered Care12/05/12
Jefferson Medical Care – South Philadelphia, a primary care practice, has received accreditation from the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) as a Patient-Centered Medical Home, showing its commitment to evidence-based, patient-centered care that focuses on coordinated and long-term collaborative patient-physician partnerships.
Jefferson Heart Attack Patient Embraces Second Chance02/15/12
After suffering from two heart attacks, Jefferson patient, John Magri, is working with interventional cardiologists at Jefferson to address his coronary artery disease and prevent further complications. \n
Obesity And Cancer Screening: Does Race And Gender Also Play A Role?01/16/12
Researchers in the Family and Community Medicine Department found that obesity was linked to higher rates of prostate cancer screening across all races/ethnic differences and lower rates of cervical cancer screening, most notably in white women.