Case Management: A Practical Guide to Success in Managed Care

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Suzanne K. Powell
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2000 - Medical - 522 pages
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The Second Edition of this comprehensive "how to" text has been comple tely revised and updated. This text outlines the basics of case manage ment and illustrates some of the pitfalls encountered in the field of case management. A useful tool, Case Management: A Practical Guide to Success in Managed Care, provides information on the new Case Manageme nt Standards, supplies standard definitions and guidelines of case man agement for the practicing case manager, and presents information on c aring for clients in a wide variety of health care settings. An entire chapter is devoted to case management characteristics, job responsibi lities, and essential skills for most case managers in this challengin g field. New to this edition--a chapter on Quality Reviews and Risk Ma nagement with a strong emphasis on Continuous Quality Improvement (CQI ), and separate chapters covering ethical and legal issues, and variou s case studies.
 

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Contents

II
2
III
55
IV
95
VI
127
VII
128
IX
166
XI
237
XIII
296
XVII
353
XVIII
354
XX
410
XXI
467
XXII
468
XXIII
489
XXIV
501
XXV
511

XV
328

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