Accepted for Publication: May 21, 2013.
Published Online: September 4, 2013. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2013.9241.
Acquisition of data: Hochman, Jibilian, Berumen, Mokhtari, Raad, Hicks, Sanford, Aguirre.
Analysis and interpretation of data: Hochman, Asch, Ben-Ari, Mokhtari, Raad, Hicks, Tseng, Vangala, Mangione.
Drafting of the manuscript: Hochman, Asch, Hicks, Aguirre, Vangala.
Critical revision of the manuscript for important intellectual content: Hochman, Asch, Jibilian, Chaudry, Ben-Ari, Hsieh, Berumen, Mokhtari, Raad, Hicks, Sanford, Tseng, Mangione, Goldstein.
Statistical analysis: Hochman, Raad, Tseng, Vangala.
Obtained funding: Hochman, Jibilian, Chaudry.
Administrative, technical, and material support: Hochman, Jibilian, Chaudry, Ben-Ari, Hsieh, Berumen, Mokhtari, Hicks, Sanford, Aguirre.
Study supervision: Asch, Jibilian, Hicks, Mangione.
Conflict of Interest Disclosures: None reported.
Funding/Support: The project was funded by the UniHealth Foundation. Drs Hochman, Asch, and Mangione’s efforts were supported by the Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program and the US Department of Veterans Affairs (Grant 67799 to the University of California, Los Angeles). Dr Mangione also receives support from the UCLA Resource Centers for Minority Aging Research Center for Health Improvement of Minority Elderly (RCMAR/CHIME) under National Institutes of Health/National Institute on Aging (NIH/NIA) grant P30-AG021684 and from NIH/National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences UCLA Clinical and Translational Science Institute grant UL1TR000124.
Role of the Sponsor: The UniHealth Foundation played an advisory role in designing the program and evaluation.
Disclaimer: The views expressed in this paper do not reflect those of the US Department of Veterans Affairs, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, the Keck School of Medicine of USC, the David Geffen School of Medicine, the Jonathan and Karin Fielding School of Public Health, the Los Angeles County Department of Health Services, or Stanford University.
Additional Contributions: We thank the many staff members at the LAC+USC Medical Center who made our program possible.