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Case Management is a collaborative process of assessment, planning, facilitation and advocacy for options and services to meet an individual’s health needs through communication and available resources to promote quality cost-effective outcomes.” -Case Management Society of America
Case Managers coordinate, negotiate, procures and manage the care and services of patients across the continuum of care. This includes admission to the correct level of care, discharge planning, utilization review, resource utilization and proactive intervention for core measures. Case Managers work collaboratively with the interdisciplinary team to give quality, compassionate patient care through effective utilization of resources. Case Managers assume a leadership role in achieving clinical, financial and resource utilization outcomes. Case Manager must be self-directed and able to tolerate frequent interruptions with a demanding workload. Case Managers must have knowledge of funding options, facility...