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Case Management Explains Why Healthcare Costs So Much.

Case Management Explains Why Healthcare Costs So Much.

  What factors go into the costs of healthcare? Fraud, waste, inefficiencies, limited number of primary care physicians, the rising costs associated with baby boomers, increased cases of chronic illness….. American Institute Health Care Professionals‘s insight: Why is health insurance so high?  This article looks into it with informative graphs and other information that helps someone understand why the price of health care rises.  If you are interested in case management or managed care, then please review the program #caremanagementprogram See on www.bhmpc.com

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Revealing the Best-Kept ‘Secret’ of Case Management

Revealing the Best-Kept ‘Secret’ of Case Management

Amidst all the talk about how to improve quality, efficiency and efficacy in health care these days, case management sometimes feels like the best kept secret. American Institute Health Care Professionals‘s insight: With new ideals in health care management emerging, sometimes we forget the best part which is the human element.  Many nurses are case managers and give a high quality level of professionalism and care.   Case management is a growing field.   Many hospitals are looking for quality trained case managers to help them.   See on nursetogether.com

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Basic Concepts of Health Insurance

Case Management: Insurance Basics In many cases, Case Managers have to deal with health insurance companies on an everyday basis in regards to their patients care and coverage. Below is is health insurance 101 for individuals who need to grasp a better understanding of what health insurance is from the patient end. Living without health insurance can be risky if you develop a serious illness or undergo trauma, especially if you get an injury or if you get very sick. Having a proper health insurance policy is key to keeping yourself healthy, and these tips can help you get the most coverage

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Case Management Look Into Preventable Death Rates.

Case Management Look Into Preventable Death Rates.

Death is a part of life.  When it is your time, very little can be done.   However what if it could have been easily prevented?   Case management looks at medical cases to see just that.   In a recent study it was found that the US trails behind European nations in stopping preventable deaths.   The US spends more in healthcare than any other developed nation.   We are obviously doing something wrong and our medical system is in need of reform.   For more information on this study please read the article below. By Harry Bradford From Huffington Post How Can Case Management

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Case Management and Health Insurance

Case Management and Health Insurance

How Can Case Management Help Understand Health Insurance? With so many types of health insurance out there, finding one for you and your family might be tough. Ask a case management nurse can be very helpful.   In the case of a medical emergency, that little card can literally be life-saving. This article provides case manager health insurance tips that can benefit you. Catastrophic health insurance coverage, as explained by case management professionals, is an option for individuals that cannot afford a standard health insurance policy. Catastrophic coverage will protect you in case you experience a severe, life-threatening illness or an

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Can Case Management Professionals and Insurers Work Together?

Can Case Management Professionals and Insurers Work Together?

Case Management We are witnessing a growing trend in health care delivery. Providers of health care and insurers are starting to work together more closely to improve the quality of care and hold down unnecessary costs. This is not totally new as such processes have been in place for a long while through nursing case management systems, albeit sometimes in adversarial postures. What is new is that executives are finally understanding better the need for collaboration and cooperation in the delivery of care. This article is an example and provides promising insights. By: REED ABELSON The New York Times Access

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Case Management and Helping Families

Case Management and Helping Families

I have pretty much always known what I wanted to do with my life and I never. At first I wanted to get into social services and help get children out of abusive homes and bad situations and the like. Then I realized I had need to get more personal with these people. To really affect and have a positive impact on their every day lives after incidents like these occurred. That is   when I started studying to become a case worker. Getting your case manager certification is not an easy task, but with a little research and some good

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Organizing Medical Case Management

Organizing Medical Case Management

In the medical field, many people can be involved in your health care and recovery. It can get confusing trying to figure out who to talk to about what. Case management has made that easier. The case manager is the person responsible for assessment, planning, facilitation, care coordination, evaluation and advocacy for options and services to meet and individuals and family’s comprehensive health needs. The do their job through communication and available resources to provide quality cost effective outcomes. They plan, seek and monitor services for different social agencies and staff on behalf of the client. The do this in four

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Purpose of Case Management and Case Management Plans

Purpose of Case Management and Case Management Plans

One of the main purposes of case management is to help the patient with improving the quality of their lives. It is a process by which a social service agency’s worker is assigned and can assist the patients and their families in connecting with the resources needed for their health care needs and helping them to navigate through the social service systems. Their role is to advocate on behalf of their patients and assist other medical providers with understanding the needs of the patient. With a good case manager handling the case, the collaborative process is made much easier because the

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American Academy of Case Management

American Academy of Case Management

Thank you for visiting our AIHCP web blog. This category of the blog focuses on the specialty practice of Case Management. Our blog provides our visitors and professional members and students an ever expanding platform for related articles, information, discussions, event announcements and much more. We invite your participation by posting comments, information, sharing and authoring for our blog. Please visit us often and be sure to book mark us!