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Table 4 —

Process and outcomes of care at 24 months in the intervention group by the number of chronic care clinics attended*

Number of chronic care clinics
01–23–6P
n 136   52   90 — 
Age (years) 60.3 61.7 62.1 0.21 
Sex (% female) 55.2 50.1 60.3 0.44 
Chronic Disease Score 5.2 5.9 5.4 0.93 
Process 
 Prevention procedures (mean frequency) 3.2 3.2 3.6 0.001 
 Medication review (% every visit) 63.0 69.1 76.7 0.010 
 One-on-one counseling (% used and found helpful) 63.7 78.7 89.4 0.0001 
Outcomes* 
 Medical care satisfaction (mean % excellent) 27.0 29.5 45.3 0.0003 
 Diabetes care satisfaction (mean % very satisfied) 54.4 58.8 69.7 0.007 
 General health 47.2 44.3 46.7 0.54 
 Bed disability days (% ≥1) 36.7 28.5 26.3 0.04 
 Restricted activity days (% ≥1) 44.1 40.9 39.3 0.33 
 HbA1c (mean %) 8.1 7.8 7.7 0.04 
 Cholesterol (mean mg/dl) 206.8 197.7 195.5 0.13 
 Primary care visits per year 6.3 5.6 6.9 0.33 
Number of chronic care clinics
01–23–6P
n 136   52   90 — 
Age (years) 60.3 61.7 62.1 0.21 
Sex (% female) 55.2 50.1 60.3 0.44 
Chronic Disease Score 5.2 5.9 5.4 0.93 
Process 
 Prevention procedures (mean frequency) 3.2 3.2 3.6 0.001 
 Medication review (% every visit) 63.0 69.1 76.7 0.010 
 One-on-one counseling (% used and found helpful) 63.7 78.7 89.4 0.0001 
Outcomes* 
 Medical care satisfaction (mean % excellent) 27.0 29.5 45.3 0.0003 
 Diabetes care satisfaction (mean % very satisfied) 54.4 58.8 69.7 0.007 
 General health 47.2 44.3 46.7 0.54 
 Bed disability days (% ≥1) 36.7 28.5 26.3 0.04 
 Restricted activity days (% ≥1) 44.1 40.9 39.3 0.33 
 HbA1c (mean %) 8.1 7.8 7.7 0.04 
 Cholesterol (mean mg/dl) 206.8 197.7 195.5 0.13 
 Primary care visits per year 6.3 5.6 6.9 0.33 
*

Means/percentages are adjusted for chronic disease score, self-reported health, age, sex, and baseline value of outcome if available.

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