Press Release: In the April Issue - Discharge with Dignity: Hospital Case Managers Must Transform as the Hospital Transitions to the Role of Payer

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MODESTO CA USA -- HEALTHCARE UPDATE NEWS SERVICE™ -- APRIL 21, 2017: The April issue of Readmissions News Discharge with Dignity: Hospital Case Managers Must Transform as the Hospital Transitions to the Role of Payer" by Josh Luke, Ph.D. Readmissions News is the monthly publication from Health Policy Publishing, LLC, which also offers Accountable Care News; Medical Home News; Population Health News; Predictive Modeling News; Healthcare Innovation News; Value-Based Payment News; HealthChangeBulletin and Workplace & Retail Clinic Bulletin.

  • Discharge with Dignity: Hospital Case Managers Must Transform as the Hospital Transitions to the Role of Payer by Josh Luke, Ph.D.
  • Young or Old: Laparoscopic Colectomy Leads to Lower Readmissions Rates by Hemalkumar B. Mehta, PhD and Anthony J. Senagore, MD, MS, MBA
  • Creating an Effective Patient Centered Discharge Plan to Reduce Readmissions and Enhance the Patient Experience by Shawn L. Roberts, Ysp, BA
  • Thought Leaders' Corner: What changes, if any, could be adopted to improve the Hospital Medicare Readmissions Reduction Program (HRRP)?
  • Industry News with briefs regarding Ethe University of Pittsburgh Health Policy Institute, NOVA National School of Public Health, Kenosha VNA, Elite Health, Sun Health, and BayCare
  • Catching up with... Jeffrey Morris, PhD, PharmD
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