News & Analysis

July 1, 2019
Case Management Monthly

Case managers typically provide support to adult patients in the hospital, focusing on their medical and social needs and easing their transition to the next level of care. But often, these patients aren’t the only ones who need support—they sometimes also have children or grandchildren who are struggling.

June 28, 2019
Case Management Monthly

A medical center case manager must deal with a patient who presents a Medicaid insurance card that is not hers on admission.

June 26, 2019
Medicare Web

Q: What skills does a case manager need to conduct a successful motivational interview?

June 25, 2019
Medicare Web

The current interprofessional climate in healthcare begs for collaborative approaches to identify and address a fresh generation of meaningful outcome measures. Given case managers’ wide lens of the client care process, they are in a prime position to lead this effort.

June 21, 2019
Case Management Monthly

Medicare audits by quality improvement organizations and contractors have become a routine responsibility for directors of case management. Here are some practical and best-practice tips for successful audit outcomes

June 19, 2019
Medicare Web

Q: How does the Medicare Care Choices Model help patients who need hospice care?