News & Analysis

April 19, 2019
Case Management Monthly

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) recently released a new app that case managers might want to recommend to their patients to use at those follow-up visits. It can help patients remember to ask important questions about their condition and their care.

April 17, 2019
Medicare Web

Q: Do you have any advice for helping a case management team improve workflows between the inpatient and ambulatory setting?

April 16, 2019
Medicare Web

Courtesy of the prevalence of traumatic brain injuries in the military and across sports, this diagnosis has hit the mainstream, and case managers are challenged by a vast range of circumstances and factors they must take into consideration.

April 12, 2019
Case Management Monthly

Are you double-checking that your patients being discharged to skilled nursing facilities (SNF) meet the three-day inpatient stay requirement? You might want to take a closer look if you aren’t, in light of a February report from the Office of Inspector General that found CMS paid out potentially millions of dollars for beneficiary stays that didn’t qualify under the rule.

April 10, 2019
Medicare Web

Q: How do licensures for case managers vary across state lines?

April 9, 2019
Medicare Web

The American Medical Association (AMA) and UnitedHealthcare announced a collaboration to better address social determinants of health (SDoH) by standardizing how this data is collected and processed through the creation of new ICD-10 codes related to SDoH.