Case Management Answer Book Vol. II: FAQs on Launching, Supporting and Evaluating Embedded Case Management


Case Management Answer Book Vol. II: FAQs on Launching, Supporting and Evaluating Embedded Case Management

Today's case managers are colocated in greater numbers within physician practices to more efficiently coordinate the care of high-risk patients and health plan members and help to orchestrate efficient healthcare utilization.

To provide critical background on embedded case manager practices, the Healthcare Intelligence Network has assembled an all-new set of responses to the most frequently raised questions on the co-locating of case managers in physician practices.

Pre-publication discount on Case Management Answer Book Vol. II: FAQs on Launching, Supporting and Evaluating Embedded Case Management In the Case Management Answer Book Vol. II: FAQs on Launching, Supporting and Evaluating Embedded Case Management, industry thought leaders provide answers to more than 50 questions on the practicalities of embedded case managers, from preparing a practice for the arrival of a case manager to hiring and training guidelines to measuring satisfaction with embedded case management initiatives.

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This 30-page report is a companion resource to the Case Management Answer Book Vol. I.

Volume II offers advice from innovators in embedded case management: Aetna, CDPHP, Bon Secours Health System, and Hudson River HealthCare who tackle a range of case management topics in an easy-to-read Q&A format.

A sampling of questions covered in Case Management Answer Book Vol. II: FAQs on Launching, Supporting and Evaluating Embedded Case Management include:

  • Preparing the Physician Practice:
    • How do you engage the physicians in embracing the embedded case management concept?
    • Is the practice involved in selecting the case manager?
    • How many physicians are in an average practice that is participating in an embedded case management program?
  • Case Manager Hiring and Training:
    • Are all embedded case managers nurses or do they come from other backgrounds as well?
    • Do the case managers work across offices or are they dedicated to a single practice?
  • Program Measurement:
    • What are some productivity benchmarks for embedded case managers?
    • What are some characteristics of the best performing practices?
    • How do you measure patient and physician satisfaction with embedded case management?
  • Fundamentals of Embedded Case Management:
    • How do you transition from telephonic to embedded case management?
    • Do the embedded case managers supplement the plan's case managers or replace them?
    • Do the embedded case managers work only with the plan's members or with all patients?
  • Tools and Technology
    • What is the minimum information technology requirement for practices to participate?
    • Which evidence-based teaching tools can help to reduce readmissions?
    • Who's using patient portals?

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