Evidence-Based Care

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Evidence-Based Care is one of the five principles of Collaborative Care. It states thats patients are offered treatments with credible research evidence to support their efficacy in treating the target condition. These include a variety of evidence-based pyschotherapies proven to work in primary care, such as PST, BA and CBT, and medications. Collaborative Care itself has a substantial evidence base for its effectiveness, one of the few integrated care models that does.