Case Management Monitor, January 15, 2013 Case Management Monitor
January 15, 2013 Volume 2 Issue 12

  1. Post-Hospital Discharge Outreach by Case Managers Reduces Readmissions by 22 Percent
    - According to this study, patients who received follow-up phone calls within 24 hours post-discharge showed reduced readmission rates of 22%. It's a hot topic on our new LinkedIn forum: CaseTalk - a Forum for Care Coordinators. Join the discussion here:

  2. Good Working Conditions for Nurses Lead to Lower Hospital Readmissions

  3. Case Managers Critical to ACO Promoting Care Coordination, Prevention

  4. Communication is Key to Medication Adherence

  5. Patient Engagement in the Patient-Centered Medical Home: A Continuum Approach

  6. Meet Healthcare Case Manager Patti Tipton: Former Air Force RN Empowers Patients On the Ground

  7. New Chart: What's the ROI from Diabetes Management Programs?

  8. Healthcare Reform, Care Transitions, Survivorship Top 10 Case Management Trends for 2013

  9. Infographic: The Obesity Crisis

  10. Q&A: What Tools Do Embedded Case Managers Use to Manage Their Care Plans?

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