About the Course

Explores the role of the hospital-based nurse case manager and the nature of the tasks generally performed in this setting. Provides you with an understanding of initial and concurrent utilization review, including use of criteria, documentation, and communications. Also learn the process of discharge planning, including discharge screening and assessment skills. Hospital case management issues and concepts being examined will include critical paths, differentiating case management from care management, handling denials, continuity of care, alternative resources, and financial considerations.

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