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Date:6/19/2008

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(1) Presentation of Michael Bailit on the Chronic Care Model, March 22, 2006.

(2) Dr. Elizabeth A. McGlynn and Dr. Steven M. Asch, et al., The Quality of Health Care Delivered to Adults in the United States, The New England Journal of Medicine, Vol. 348.

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