Case Management Monitor, May 1, 2012
May 1, 2012 Volume 1 Issue 23

  1. CMS Publishes Patient Satisfaction Surveys on Medicare-Certified Home Health Agencies

  2. To Curb Hospital Readmissions, Home Visits Double for Recently Discharged Patients

  3. Diabetes Groups Issue New Guidelines for Managing Blood Sugar

  4. Men More Likely to be Readmitted to the Hospital Within 30 Days of Discharge: Study

  5. Care Coordination Among 8 Key Strategies for Medical Home Implementation

  6. HealthSounds Podcast: Telephonic Case Management: Protocols for Behavioral Healthcare Patients

  7. New Chart: How a Pharmacist Helps to Improve Medication Adherence

  8. Meet Healthcare Case Management Manager Barbara King: Nurses Key to Reinterpeted Vision of Case Management

  9. Q&A: How can case managers from managed care organizations assist with smooth transitions?

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