This Week's Challenge: Post-reform redesign of clinical care delivery and supporting reimbursement models reflects the healthcare case manager's dual roles as care coordinator and utilization manager for high-risk, high-cost patients. We wanted to see which diagnoses are most impacted by case management.
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What We Learned:
The Healthcare Intelligence Network's Second Annual Case Management e-survey conducted in January 2011 captured the details of contemporary case management and program-driven results in healthcare utilization, cost and compliance from 201 healthcare organizations. According to survey respondents, the five diagnoses most impacted by case management are:
- Cardiovascular disease: 56.7 percent
- Diabetes: 47.1 percent
- Cancer: 31.7 percent
- COPD: 29.8 percent
- Other: 29.8 percent
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Excerpted from 2011 Benchmarks in Healthcare Case Management: Responsibilities, Results & ROI, a 40-page special report that provides actionable information from 201
healthcare organizations on the prominence, placement and responsibilities of
case managers as well as program-driven results in healthcare utilization, cost
and compliance. This second annual analysis of healthcare case management trends
is packed with metrics and measures on current and planned case management
initiatives, presented in more than 40 easy-to-follow graphs and tables.