The world of health care is changing rapidly and so is the role of case management in that world! Whether you are reading or hearing about value-based reimbursement, the Affordable Care Act, the continuum of care, bundled payments, transitions in care, or accountable care organizations, case management is at the center of it all! Because things are changing so rapidly it can be a challenge to stay current and knowledgeable in the issues that most greatly impact your role as a case manager. Reimbursement has changed dramatically as has utilization management, transitional planning, and length of stay management. CMS has incorporated changes that impact payments related to readmissions, length of stay, and the cost of care. Who is in a better place to address these issues than case managers! Finally, how do all these roles come together in a cohesive way that meets the needs of your department and your organization?
All these topics and more will be covered in this jam-packed five-part series. Whether you are new to case management or a seasoned pro, this webinar series will provide you with the latest and most up-to-date topics and information that you will need to be at the top of your game and produce the best outcomes for you, your patients, and your organization.
Session 2 - Learning Objectives:
• Describe the differences between utilization review and utilization management.
• Discuss the best strategies for managing utilization reviews and other issues related to
• Identify ways in which a strong utilization management process can reduce payment denials.
To view the series flyer, click here: Basics of Case Management Boot Camp
Five-Part Webinar Series
$600 for the entire series - that's $120 per session, a $275 discount for the series!