Nursing Case Management From Essentials to Advanced Practice Applications / Edition 3

Nursing Case Management From Essentials to Advanced Practice Applications / Edition 3

by Elaine Cohen, Toni Cesta
     
 

ISBN-10: 0323011357

ISBN-13: 9780323011358

Pub. Date: 10/01/2000

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

This valuable resource provides the nurse manager or clinician with an informative guide on how to assess an organization's readiness for nursing case management, prepare a plan to achieve necessary changes, implement the plan, and evaluate its success. Like previous editions, the third edition not only describes the historical development of case management, but

Overview

This valuable resource provides the nurse manager or clinician with an informative guide on how to assess an organization's readiness for nursing case management, prepare a plan to achieve necessary changes, implement the plan, and evaluate its success. Like previous editions, the third edition not only describes the historical development of case management, but also provides useful case studies from institutions that have successfully implemented a nursing case management model, and presents current political, legislative and socioeconomic factors affecting case management in nursing. The remarkable addition of 26 new chapters cover the hottest topics and strategies in case management, including multidisciplinary models, parish nursing, ED, integrated and population-based, case management, public policy, and certification.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780323011358
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
10/01/2000
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
640
Product dimensions:
7.73(w) x 9.60(h) x 1.27(d)

Table of Contents

UNIT I: EVOLUTION OF CASE MANAGEMENT · Evolution of Nursing Case Management in a Changing Health Care System· Historical Perspective of Nursing Care Delivery Models within the Hospital Setting · Historical Development of Case Management · UNIT II: CONTEMPORARY MODELS OF CASE MANAGEMENT · Dimensions of Nursing Case Management · Two Strategies for Managing Care: Case Management and Care Management · Disease Management: Applying Systems Thinking to Quality Patient Care Delivery · UNIT III: CONTEMPORARY CASE MANAGEMENT WITHIN THE WALLS OF CASE MANAGEMENT: ACUTE CARE-BASED NURSING CASE MANAGEMENT · Within-the-Walls Case Management: An Acute Care-Based Nursing Case Management Model · Collaborative Models of Case Management · Case Management: A Process Not a Person · The Colorado Psychiatric Health Case Management Model: An Innovative Approach to Client Centered Care · UNIT IV: CONTEMPORARY CASE MANAGEMENT BEYOND THE WALLS OF CASE MANAGEMENT · Beyond-the-Walls Case Management · Outcomes of Community-Based Nurse Case Management Programs · Integrated Case Management Mode · Parish Nursing as Community-Focused Case Management · A Faculty Case Management Practice in a College of Nursing · A Model of Emergency Department Case Management: Developing Strategies and Outcomes · UNIT V: ADDRESSING HEALTH CARE DELIVERY THROUGH CASE MANAGEMENT: PUBLIC POLICY IMPLICATIONS · Patient Demographics Affecting Health Care · The Business of Health Care and Prospective Payment System · Patient Mix and Cost Related to Length of Hospital Stay · Case Management Legislation · The Managed Care Market: Nurse Case Management as a Strategy for Success · Financing Health Care in the U.S.: Economic and Policy Implications · Public Policy, Managed Care, and Case Management: The Emerging Role of the Community Nurse Organization · UNIT VI: THE PLANNING PROCESS: DEVELOPING COLLABORATIVE RELATIONSHIPS · Assessing the System and Creating an Environment for Change · Case Management Education: Preparation for Successful Implementation · The Competency Outcomes and Performance Assessment Model Applied to Nursing Case Management Systems · The Role of the Nurse Case Manager in the Acute Care Setting · Credentialing for Case Management · Learning Partnerships: Online Case Management · UNIT VII: IMPLEMENTATION: TAKING A SYSTEMS PROCESS APPROACH · The Cast of Characters · Variations within Clinical Settings · Brainstorming: Development of the Multidisciplinary Action Plan (MAP) · Standardizing Documentation: The Next Generation in Pathway Development · Ethical Issues in Case Management · Clinical Career Ladders · Case Management and Information Technology · Compliance and Regulation · UNIT VIII: EVALUATION, OUTCOMES MEASUREMENT, AND RESEARCH: IMPORTANT COMPONENTS OF DECISION MAKING · Key Functions and Direct Outcomes of Case Management · The Data-Driven Health Care Environment: Methods of Gathering and Presenting Relevant Data About Health Care Systems · The Importance of Research in the Evaluation Process · Documentation of Quality Care · The Link Between Continuous Quality Improvement and Case Management · Job Satisfaction · The Nurse Case Manager Job Characteristics and the Effects of Well-Being · Measuring Cost-Effectiveness · Case Management Evaluation: The Use of the Cost-Effectiveness Analysis Method · Quality and Outcomes: An Overview · Linking the Restructuring of Nursing Care with Outcomes: Conceptualizing the Effects of Nursing Case Management · An Overview of Assessing Health Through Quality of Life Indicators · Expanding Our Horizons: Managing a Continuum of Care · Developing Outcome Management Strategies: An Intensive DRG-Focused Study · Outcomes Effectiveness and Evidence-Based Practice · The Carondelet Community-Based Nurse Case Management Program: Yesterday, Today & Tomorrow

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