Clinical decision making for discharge planner
in psychiatric settings.
The discharge planner
may thus find him- or herself in an untenable situation, pushed to act faster, given fewer options, and expected to give patients and their families at least the sense of meaningful participation in decisionmaking.
Requiring the hospital discharge planner
to release the patient's medical record electronically to the nursing center prior to the referral.
Medicare beneficiaries, family members, caregivers, hospital discharge planners
, and clinicians can report problems, concerns, and feedback about this bidding system by calling a toll-free number, 1-888-990-0499, or by visiting the website: www.
This is a highly-structured voluntary program designed to educate patients in the disease of addiction and to prepare them for rehabilitation, in a multi-disciplinary setting, where doctors, nurses, social workers, counselors and discharge planners
This newly created position further enhances the MSC offering in Catastrophic Care by partnering with nurse case managers, adjusters and discharge planners
, providing a clinical expert as a resource to educate and assist customers in achieving our mutual goals of helping the injured worker.
The technology can help healthcare institutions reduce length of stay and help discharge planners
do their job more effectively.
CarePoint provides a smooth patient transition from the hospital to home by collaborating with the hospital, physicians, discharge planners
and home health agencies to assure accuracy of the care planning process.
Another positive is that the program has improved community and public awareness about the type of care provided in our facility and has promoted positive relations with physicians, family members, hospital discharge planners
and community members.
Of the 75,000 plus Americans that have accessed the site in just the past three months, an estimated 25 percent of users are discharge planners
, case managers and other healthcare professionals who are using the free resources on MyZiva.
Services are provided by psychiatrists, specialty physicians, nurses, masters-level therapists, discharge planners
, and other professional staff dedicated to improving the quality of life for seniors.
Our case managers work closely with hospital discharge planners
, and personal care attendants work directly in the community.