News & Analysis

February 1, 2023
Case Management Monthly

HHS recently released guidance on its new initiative aimed at helping states address unmet social needs and expand access to healthcare services.

January 18, 2023
Case Management Monthly

One day, a woman came into the hospital after sustaining a severe head injury in an ATV accident. She was brought to the U.S. by her parents, who had not gone through proper legal channels to enter the country.

December 28, 2022
Case Management Monthly

John, a medical case manager, is coordinating care for a patient who is experiencing homelessness.

December 21, 2022
Case Management Monthly

Preceptors, always an important component of a case management department, have taken on new importance. The nursing shortage’s impact on case management departments has heightened the need for enhanced recruitment and necessitated multiple orientees and orientations throughout the year.

December 14, 2022
Case Management Monthly

Multidisciplinary rounds can help to improve communication and streamline discharge planning. Technology, when used correctly, can be a useful tool to support those efforts.

December 7, 2022
Case Management Monthly

In October, a man shot and killed a hospital social worker and nurse at Methodist Dallas Medical Center before being shot by police and taken into custody. It marks yet another high-profile violent incident in healthcare.