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Preparing for Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation: Considerations for Case Management

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Inside this Issue

Vol. 23, No. 4, August/September 2017

CareMore: Improving Outcomes and Controlling Health Care Spending for High-Needs Patients CEU

By Martha Hostetter, Sarah Klein, and Douglas McCarthy

CareMore is a Medicare Advantage plan and medical provider that operates on the premise that one-third or more of health care spending on frail and chronically ill patients can be eliminated by restructuring the way their care is delivered. CareMore has built its business around identifying high-risk patients who have a high likelihood of developing problems as they age and surrounding them with coordinated services.

Medicare Beneficiaries’ High Out-of-Pocket Costs: Cost Burdens by Income and Health Status CEU

The Commonwealth Fund

Despite the substantial set of benefits that Medicare provides, many beneficiaries are left vulnerable because of financial burdens and unmet needs. Particularly for people living on low or modest incomes, Medicare can leave beneficiaries exposed to substantial out-of-pocket costs.

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PharmaFacts for Case Managers

Approvals, warnings and the latest information on clinical trials—timely drug information case managers can use.

LitScan for Case Managers

The latest in medical literature and report abstracts for case managers.

Certified Case Manager News

Trends, issues, and updates in health care.

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From the Editor-in-Chief

Challenges for Medicare

News from CCMC

What the CCMC-CMSA Collaboration Means for Case Managers

Legal Update

Discharge From Hospitals With Dignity

CDMS Spotlight

Understanding Disability Management

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