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As case management moved into acute care settings, the roles and functions of RN case managers began their evolution. Case manager roles are transitioning across the continuum of care and are integrating through varied communication strategies.
This program will review where case management came from and how it will work in today’s managed care and government payer environments. This webinar will review Medicare’s latest programs that impact the role of case managers, including value-based purchasing, readmission reduction program, accountable care organizations and others. Take a glimpse into the future in this state-of-the-art review.
|- CM roles & functions||- Patient flow||- Utilization|
|- Denial management||- Variance tracking||- Transitional planning|
|- Discharge planning||- Quality management||- Skill sets|
|- Statement of philosophy||- Guiding principles||- Standards of practice|
|- Social work roles||- Integrating roles|