A co-management agreement establishes a relationship between primary care providers and specialists to set guidelines for information-sharing across practices. These agreements can be beneficial as they help practices and specialists support each other in providing more efficient coordinated care to the patient.
Metrolina Internal Medicine, PA has a co-Co-Management Agreement with Craig Counseling, PLLC. Craig Counseling is a Charlotte-are behavioral health entity that believes in transforming minds and healing hearts through a wide range of counseling and therapy services. Together we believe that we can promote healthy bodies and minds, treat the whole person and provide our patients with the best possible care.
Craig Counseling, PLLC is located at 7810 Pineville-Matthews Road, Suite 5 in Charlotte, NC. Their contact number is (704) 591-4143.
Health Education Offered:
Metrolina Internal Medicine, PA offers chronic disease management classes and weigh-management nutrition classes monthly at the Randolph Road location for all applicable patients in our practice.
Diabetes Education: Understanding A1c and learn ways to improve diabetes. Patients will learn blood sugar management, diabetic-friendly meal planning and medication management.
Weight Management/Nutrition: Losing weight can help you better control or avoid certain medical issues. Patient will understand BMI, caloric diet intake, carbohydrate counting and ways to cook a balanced meal.
Smoking Intervention: Smoking Cessation resources and counseling. Patients will understand the effects of smoking, the benefits of quitting and gain useful cessation tools/aids.
Please contact our practice at (704) 372-9393 for eligibility and class scheduling. The Health Coach will be glad to assist you.