Case Management Monitor, October 18, 2011
October 18, 2011 Volume 1 Issue 10

  1. High-Value Primary Care Model Rewards Care Management and Transitions

  2. Caring Communication Can Boost Patient Satisfaction Quotient

  3. Skilled Nursing and Post-Acute Care Has Improved in 9 of 10 Quality Areas: Report

  4. Remote Monitoring of Chronic Illness Fuels Explosive Growth in Telehealth Industry

  5. New Chart: Who's Responsible for Efforts to Improve Patient Satisfaction?

  6. HealthSounds Podcast: Embedded Case Managers in the Emergency Department

  7. Your Turn: 10 Questions On Diabetes Management Programs

  8. Q&A: What tools do the embedded case managers use to manage the care plans for their members?

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