Healthcare Performance Benchmarks
Healthcare Performance Benchmarks
July 25, 2012Vol. II. No. 30

Top 5 Conditions Targeted by
Embedded Case Managers

Top 5 Conditions Targeted by Embedded Case Managers This Week's Challenge: Despite challenges ranging from physician and practice buy-in to recruitment and retention, the number of healthcare companies embedding or co-locating case managers in care sites continues to rise. We wanted to see which conditions are targeted most by embedded case managers.

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What We Learned: HIN's Healthcare Case Management e-survey conducted in January 2012 captured the efforts and contributions of case management from 153 healthcare organizations, and also drilled down to trends in embedded case management. According to survey respondents, the top five conditions targeted by embedded case managers are:

  • Cardiovascular disease: 76.4 percent

  • Diabetes: 74.5 percent

  • Congestive heart failure: 69.1 percent

  • COPD: 67.3 percent

  • Heart disease: 65.5 percent

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2012 Healthcare Benchmarks: Embedded Case Management

Excerpted from 2012 Healthcare Benchmarks: Embedded Case Management, which provides actionable information from a cross-section of healthcare organizations whose case managers work within a primary care practice, nursing home or other point of care.

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