Case Management Monitor, December 18, 2012
December 18, 2012 Volume 2 Issue 11

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  1. ACO Telehealth Solutions Improve Patient Care, Care Transitions, Readmissions

  2. Lower Copays, Mail-Order Pharmacies May Improve Blood-Pressure Medication Adherence

  3. Rise of Vision Impairment in United States Related to Diabetes

  4. Nursing School Curriculum Draws on Evidence-Based Needs for Advanced Practice Nurses

  5. Care Coordination for Dual Eligibles: A Results-Oriented Approach

  6. New Colorado Statewide Care Transitions Campaign to Launch in 2013

  7. New Table: 4 Domains of Process Improvement for Reducing Hospital Readmissions

  8. Top 10 Most Inspiring Reads from Healthcare Case Managers

  9. Infographic: Electronic Health Records Growing in Importance

  10. Q&A: Do you plan to move embedded case management into your non-Medicare business?

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