There are two Case Management
Associations that support national and international organization of case managers, and health care professionals, committed to promoting the growth and value of case management
, and to support the evolving needs of the case management
Categories: December 2, 2009, Case management
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A variety of delivery systems or models of case management
, adjusted to specific systems and facilities, have been developed in the last 20 years.
Employment assessment, case management
, and employment counselling services to unemployed persons in the Belleville, Trenton, Napanee, Picton and Bancroft areas.
Floersch makes this point by recounting the history on one social worker assigned to work within a case management
paradigm shortly after earning her MSW.
Demand and disease management programs were developed, and case management
was transformed into care management under a continuous quality improvement umbrella.
Administrators of the new integrated program credit effective case management
for a decrease in STD lost-time days by 42% two years after program started.
Traditional case management
has been around for many years.
Cost Effectiveness of Case Management
and Maintaining Control: Socioeconomic and Political Implications
Many human service, rehabilitation, and health care professions have a history of using case management
models in the execution of their responsibilities.
One such system, a frequently used model of nursing care delivery in acute care settings, is case management
(American Hospital Association, 1990).
The most effective managed disability programs have five key components: partnership among employer, employee, carrier, and health-care provider; prevention; integration of short- and long-term disability coverage under one carrier; cost containment, achieved through case management
and by following duration guidelines; and management-information systems that track costs and measure success.