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3 Ways Embedded Case Managers Can Support the Hospital Discharge

Ensuring that patients understand their discharge instructions and can afford their medications are two ways embedded case managers can support the hospital discharge, says Irene Zolotorofe, RN, MS, MSN, and administrative director of clinical operations at Bon Secours Health System. … finish reading 3 Ways Embedded Case Managers Can Support the Hospital Discharge

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7 Keys to Successful Population Health Management

Education is one of the seven keys to a successful population health management (PHM) program, explains Elizabeth Miller, vice president of care management at White Memorial Medical Center, part of Adventist Health. You need to gauge whether your population is … finish reading 7 Keys to Successful Population Health Management

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3 Steps to Improve Hospital Discharges

Getting patients back in for follow-up appointments within five to seven days of hospital discharge is key in preventing unnecessary readmissions, explains Irene Zolotorofe, administrative director of clinical operations at Bon Secours Health System. Medication reconciliation is also a crucial … finish reading 3 Steps to Improve Hospital Discharges

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Walgreens Pharmacist-Based Discharge Services Help to Reduce Readmissions

A new pharmacist-based transition of care program brings hospitals and health systems together with Walgreens in a coordinated care model designed to reduce readmission rates and overall healthcare costs, while improving patient health outcomes and medication adherence, according to Walgreens. … finish reading Walgreens Pharmacist-Based Discharge Services Help to Reduce Readmissions

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