With an eye towards the future, each case management department must begin to consider how it will reorganize its resources. Especially when you have to respond to the changes brought about by health care reforms, Accountable Care Organizations, capitations, reductions in readmissions, and other modalities. What worked in the past may not be enough to counter the future.
Join this sought after session where our expert speaker Toni Cesta, Ph.D., RN, FAAN, will show you the roles and functions needed in today’s case management department. The roles include coordination and facilitation of care, utilization and resource management, outcome management, discharge and transitional planning and many others. The roles of nurse case managers and social workers is needed to be clearly understood, so that resources can be deployed adequately and effectively.
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Who should attend? Case Management Directors and Managers, Discharge Planning Directors and Managers, Patient Care Services Professionals, Quality Assurance Directors and Managers, Social Workers and Social Service Directors, Utilization Management Directors and Managers
Toni G. Cesta, Ph.D., RN, FAAN is Partner and Health Care Consultant in Case Management Concepts, LLC, a consulting company which assists institutions in designing, implementing and evaluating acute care and community case management models, providing on-site education to case management staff, and strategies for assisting health care organizations in improving their case management department’s efficiency and effectiveness.