Mercy Disease Management and maternity support programs work with members and providers to achieve the following goals. For program specific goals, consult the appropriate program information page.

  • Decrease absenteeism and increase productive work time.
  • Decrease preventable emergency room visits or hospitalization through better disease control.
  • Help individuals manage symptoms through early recognition and prompt intervention.
  • Encourage medication compliance and appropriate medical testing.
  • Achieve and maintain a healthy weight, encourage regular exercise.
  • Smoking cessation.
  • Encourage routine visits with primary care provider.
  • Limit risk of future health problems due to complications.
  • Measure member satisfaction to enhance quality of life.