Disease Management Series

Healthcare organizations across the country are slashing unnecessary utilization and costs, increasing patient satisfaction, and improving health behaviors and outcomes with disease management programs targeted at high-cost chronic illnesses.

With the completely new volumes in our Disease Management Series of special reports, your organization can benefit from the experience of healthcare providers and plans that already have successful disease management programs in place. Each report in the series is chock-full of detailed case studies; practical advice on developing and implementing your programs; valuable data on costs, utilization and outcomes; and tools such as pathways, assessment forms, guidelines, checklists, and much more!

Choose from these just-published Disease Management (DM) reports:

These must-have reports cover the key chronic illnesses that represent opportunities for both clinical improvements and cost savings. Choose from any or all of these titles, each one jam-packed with all new programs, strategies, decision-making tools and case studies:

Asthma: Disease Management Strategies & Programs, Vol. III

Table of contents: Diverse approaches to asthma DM succeed in Medicaid populations; Program succeeds tackling asthma, COPD with one approach; Prominent allergist group makes the case for more specialty referrals of asthma cases; Immunotherapy: New guidelines suggest a 'window' for prevention; and many more.

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Behavioral Health: Disease Management Strategies & Programs, Vol. II

Table of contents: New tools help behavioral health providers boost quality while documenting value; Online program for treating chemical dependency breaks down barriers; Recognize the subtleties of depression in primary care; Resource kit designed to guide mental health providers toward an evidence-based approach; and much more.

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Diabetes: Disease Management Strategies & Programs, Vol. III

Table of contents: Multi-site diabetes initiative targets inpatient and outpatient care; Nurses can lead the charge in tackling metabolic syndrome; Intensive approach pays off in diabetics with low literacy skills; Health plan plays compliance card with novel DM tool; Interventions aimed at young diabetics offer long-term potential; and more.

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Frail Elderly: Disease Management Strategies & Programs, Vol. II

Table of contents: Aetna turns to enhanced HRA process to manage risk for seniors; Sickest elderly patients get help from two new community programs; New screening tool emphasizes functional abilities; Prevent 'disastrous consequences' of falls in elderly patients; Use data to build incontinence management program; and many more.

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Heart Disease: Disease Management Strategies & Programs, Vol. III

Table of contents: Modest interventions deliver significant results in cholesterol management; Health plan invests in prevention to boost outcomes in CVD; CHF managers make the case for home-monitoring technology; Sophisticated decision-support tools stay one step ahead of CVD; Heart failure program proves that DM works -- even under fee-for-service; and more.

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Improving Drug Therapy: Disease Management Strategies & Programs, Vol. II

Table of contents: Pharmacist-led DM delivers clinical, financial dividends; Warfarin protocol yields big reduction in adverse drug events; Study shows that teaming with drug specialists works; New guidelines for sinusitis target prescribing practices; Vermont hospital focuses on reducing adverse drug events; and much more.

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Integrating Wellness with Disease Management Strategies & Programs

Table of contents: Employers learn how to capitalize on DM services; Taking a tougher stance on lifestyle factors; Vaccination rates boosted from 34% to 63% in one year; Employers look to wellness programs to help tame costs; Create wellness and fitness programs to promote healthy aging; and many more.

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Obesity: Disease Management Strategies & Programs

Table of contents: It's time to tackle the high cost of overweight and obesity; Tackling the challenge of obesity in children and adolescents; Obesity epidemic creates demand for online solutions; Financial implications of obesity weigh heavily on providers, plans; Epidemic of obesity fuels demand among payers for alternatives to bariatric surgery; and more.

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Women’s Health: Disease Management Strategies & Programs, Vol. II

Table of contents: Unique collaborative tackles poor birth outcomes; New approach to high-risk pregnancy begins far earlier than traditional programs; A new role for pharmacists in preventing unintended pregnancies; Non-traditional approach to pregnancy disease management yields surprising outcomes; and much more.

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[ ] Yes, I need detailed case studies; practical advice on developing and implementing a disease management program; valuable data on costs, utilization and outcomes; and tools such as pathways, assessment forms, guidelines, checklists, and much more!

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[ ] Asthma: DM Strategies & Programs, Vol. III, $94.95
http://www.hin.com/cgi-local/link/news/pl.cgi?adm0831h

[ ] Behavioral Health: DM Strategies & Programs, Vol. II, $94.95
http://www.hin.com/cgi-local/link/news/pl.cgi?bhdm0831h

[ ] Diabetes: DM Strategies & Programs, Vol. III, $94.95
http://www.hin.com/cgi-local/link/news/pl.cgi?ddm0831h

[ ] Frail Elderly: DM Strategies & Programs, Vol. II, $94.95
http://www.hin.com/cgi-local/link/news/pl.cgi?fdm0831h

[ ] Heart Disease: DM Strategies & Programs, Vol. III, $104.95
http://www.hin.com/cgi-local/link/news/pl.cgi?hdm0831h

[ ] Improving Drug Therapy, Vol. II, $104.95
http://www.hin.com/cgi-local/link/news/pl.cgi?idm0831h

[ ] Integrating Wellness with DM Strategies & Programs, $94.95
http://www.hin.com/cgi-local/link/news/pl.cgi?wdm0831h

[ ] Obesity: DM Strategies & Programs, $94.95
http://www.hin.com/cgi-local/link/news/pl.cgi?odm0831h

[ ] Women’s Health: DM Strategies & Programs, Vol. II, $94.95
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