Wednesday, November 1, 2017
Every year, the Managed Care Forum brings together members and healthcare executives from the American Association of Integrated Healthcare Delivery Systems (AAIHDS), the American Association of Managed Care Nurses (AAMCN) and the National Association of Managed Care Physicians (NAMCP). Each forum offers educational and interesting sessions from some of the tops minds in the industry.
Monday, October 23, 2017
As I was writing last month’s article, I started to reflect on how lucky I was to choose Nursing as a career. When I was in high school, teaching and nursing were two of the most popular careers for women and I was going to be a teacher. Then one day a good friend asked me to go with her to a meeting of our high school’s Future Nurses Club. I joined the club with her and the two of us decided to become nurses instead of teachers.
Monday, September 11, 2017
This year’s National Case Management Week is October 8-14. The theme is “Together We Stand Strong”. As a group, we (case managers) develop close working relationships and have a strong sense of friendship and camaraderie.
Friday, August 18, 2017
Hospital readmissions are associated with unfavorable patient outcomes and high financial costs. Prior to 2008, nearly 20% of all Medicare discharges had a readmission within 30 days, costing taxpayers $15 Billion a year...
Thursday, August 10, 2017
Due to shifting payment models and an increasing reliance on electronic health records, data analytics tools have become an important part of the medical industry.