A chronic illness can negatively impact your life, but when managed, your body can function well, allowing you to enjoy your daily routine and quality of life. For chronic care management, see the experts at Passion Health Primary in Frisco, Irving, Seven Points / Kemp, or Plano, Texas. Shyamala Arani Purushotham MD, FACP, CPHQ, Pooja Naik, MD, and their expert team can help reduce your risk of complications from chronic conditions and improve how you feel. To learn more, call the friendly office staff today or use the convenient online booking feature.

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What is chronic care management?

Chronic care management offers a combination of routine checkups, patient education, and prescription medication to help relieve the symptoms associated with chronic illnesses.

Passion Health Primary Care provides this service to relieve symptoms and help you thrive. Chronic care management can prevent your chronic condition from progressing or worsening and help you live a healthy, vibrant life.

What conditions does chronic care management treat?

Chronic care management treats various conditions, including:

  • Asthma
  • Arthritis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Heart disease
  • Chronic kidney disease
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
  • HIV
  • Diabetes
  • Cystic fibrosis
  • Anxiety
  • Depression

You can also benefit from chronic care management if you suffer from chronic gastrointestinal issues, such as Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis.

How does chronic care management work?

Passion Health Primary Care’s chronic care management focuses on:


The more you know and understand your condition and how to manage it, the better results you will have. The team provides education about your diagnosis and offers guidance on how to be proactive about your customized plan to help you feel better.


Your provider might prescribe medication that aligns with your needs. Before they offer a prescription, they review your medical history and perform a series of tests.

Lifestyle changes

A healthy lifestyle can offer one of the best ways to positively impact your condition. The team may recommend a balanced diet, regular exercise, plenty of sleep, and ways to manage your stress levels.

The Passion Health Primary Care team also offers remote patient monitoring services to maximize the health benefit of chronic care management.

How does remote patient monitoring benefit chronic care management?

Remote patient monitoring allows your provider to check on you and provide timely interventions as needed to avoid complications. They give you devices specific to your chronic disease that collect data about your condition, which gets submitted to your provider in real time.

The easy-to-read reports give your provider a picture of your health and show how your body is responding to your treatment plan. Patients benefit from this level of support to maintain excellent chronic care management and a fulfilled life.

If you’re ready to receive the care you need for your chronic condition, don’t delay. Call Passion Health Primary Care today, or go to the contact page online and click “request appointment” now.