CM -Principles of Case Management.mp3

CM -Principles of Case Management.mp3
Case Management Toolbox

 
 
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Summary
– The demand for case managers is growing rapidly as insurance companies restrict reimbursement, move toward capitation and as individuals with high copays try to reduce expenses.
– Not only are case managers employed by hospitals and treatment centers, but increasingly by organizations like businesses and universities that have a strong motivation to keep their employees/students healthy and (relatively) happy
– Case managers provide assessment, advocacy, education and assistance with treatment coordination and implementation, often in a multidisciplinary team
– Case managers do not diagnose or treat illnesses

CM -Dementia Case Management

CM -Dementia Case Management
Case Management Toolbox

 
 
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Summary
– Dementia can be permanent or temporary and caused by a variety of factors including
– Diabetes
– HIV
– Stroke/Heart attack
– Depression
– Thiamine deficiency
– CO2 poisoning
– Lewy bodies
– Genetics
– A variety of interventions can be used to assist the person with dementia and their caregivers
– Ensure sufficient sleep
– Assist with communication
– Conduct functional assessments of preferred and problem behaviors

Increasing Case Management Effectiveness

Increasing Case Management Effectiveness
Case Management Toolbox

 
 
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Summary
– Access to, and close partnerships with, healthcare providers and community services resources are key factors of successful CM interventions that should target patients with the greatest needs and promote frequent contacts with the healthcare team
– Assessments and interventions must be biopsychosocial and identify who, what, when, when and why

Health Coaching in Case Management

Health Coaching in Case Management
Case Management Toolbox

 
 
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Case managers who use health coaching Health coaches Provide self-management support – Educate clients – Bridge the gap between clinician and patient – Help patients navigate the health care system – Offer support and encouragement. CEUs/OPDs are available for this episode at allceus.com or australia.allceus.com