Case Management Monitor, October 7, 2014

Case Management Monitor
October 7, 2014 Volume 4 Issue 3
Sponsored by: Moving the Metrics: Financial and Quality Returns from System-wide Care Coordination and Risk Stratification

Mark Green, system director of the Care Coordination Center (C3) at Ochsner Health System, will share, during an October 8th webinar, his organization's system-wide approach to health risk stratification and care coordination -- why they took this approach, how they assign a severity index to patients and the financial and quality returns achieved. Click here to register or for more details.

  1. New Roadmap for End-of-Life Care: IOM Report
  2. 2014 Healthcare Benchmarks: Palliative Care
  3. Good Home Care by Nurses Prevents Hospital and Nursing Home Admissions
  4. HIN Survey to Track Embedded Case Management Along Care Continuum
  5. Obese May Be at Greater Risk for Stress-Related Diseases like Type 2 Diabetes: Study
  6. Population Health Management in 2014: Surge in 'Big Data' Tools Transforms Care Coordination
  7. Dedicated Access to Nurse Practitioners Key to Remote Care Management Program
  8. Ochsner Health System C3: Protocols in Transition Care Management Codes Scalable for All Panel Sizes
  9. HINfographic: 12 Questions to Guide a Physician Compensation Strategy
  10. New Chart: Top Stratification Tools for Telephonic Case Management
  11. Caldwell UNC Healthcare Embedded Case Managers Count Outreach, Not Cases
  12. Q&A: How Do You Select Nurse Case Managers For End-of-Life Work?

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