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Leveraging Technology to Increase Case Management Efficiency

The use of technology is a big influencer of case management efficiency, but the industry should be mindful of its use and participate in tool creation, advises Teresa M. Treiger, RN-BC, MA, CHCQM-CM/TOC, CCM, CCP, president of Ascent Care Management. … finish reading Leveraging Technology to Increase Case Management Efficiency

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Despite Financial Hurdles, Telemedicine Services Well Worth Cost

Despite the significant financial costs of telehealth and telemedicine services, where technologies such as videoconferencing for remote diagnostics are deployed, adopters report impressive gains in medication adherence and care of remote and rural patients, as well as a decrease in … finish reading Despite Financial Hurdles, Telemedicine Services Well Worth Cost

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Telehealth to Reach 1.8 Million Patients by 2017; Diabetes Cases in Majority

Telehealth could reach as many as 1.8 million patients worldwide by 2017, as more and more healthcare organizations use it as a means toward reducing readmission rates and tracking disease progression, according to a report from InMedica, a division of … finish reading Telehealth to Reach 1.8 Million Patients by 2017; Diabetes Cases in Majority

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