Discharge Planning

Medication Therapy Management Reduces Risk of 30-Day Readmission among Dialysis Patients | 9/9/2020

… 21% of 30-day readmissions are medication related; 69% of those readmissions are preventable. Results of studies among the general population suggest that multidisciplinary medication therapy management (MTM) services involving pharmacists and nurses for discharge planning , medication reconciliation, and postdischarge follow-up reduce rehospitalization. There are few data on the impact of such services in the dialysis population. Harold J. Manley, PharmD , and colleagues conducted a retrospective observational cohort study …

Onsite RN Case Manager - Las Vegas, NV - 1500 Sign On Bonus for External Candidates - UnitedHealth Group - Las Vegas, NV | 9/9/2020

… is ensuring we deliver the right care at the right time. When you join us as an Onsite RN Case Manager , you’ll be making a difference in peoples’ lives and will be responsible for discharge planning , improved transitions of care, and utilization management of hospitalized health plan members. You will ensure patients receive quality medical care in the most appropriate setting. What makes your clinical career greater with UnitedHealth Group …

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Healthcare Professionals & Covid-19: How to Navigate a New World with Older Adults Krista Covell-Pierson Practice Management and Professional Issues 27366 | 9/8/2020

… the landscape is changing, we want to make sure that they know what to do if there are changes in our communities or they are no longer tethered to us. An important part of discharge planning and following their goals is to make sure that the information is sticking and that they understand where to get it. I also recommend having a handout. It could be from you or your …

A Pathway to Clinical and Administrative Data Integration | 9/8/2020

… ONC Intersection of Clinical and Administrative Data Task Force.” AHIMA, 2020. Without a strong utilization management program in place to ensure appropriate and efficient care coordination and transitioning, providers risk retrospective claim denials. Ineffective discharge planning processes can result in increased readmission rates, adverse events, and patient dissatisfaction. Integration Matters These trigger events largely share the same solution—the need for increased clinical and administrative integration. In the words of …

Critical Access Hospital (CAH) Conditions of Participation 2020: Ensuring Compliance Part 3 of 4 | 9/8/2020

… the website to get the CAH manual and also the email address to ask questions and this information will be provided. There are many changes in 2020 from the 600 pages of CMS new discharge planning and Hospital Improvement Rules. These address requirements for the antibiotic stewardship program, access to medical records, QAPI, infection control, policy review every two years, emergency preparedness, credentialing of the dietician, quality and appropriateness of …

Week #22 ( heat wave labor day) | 9/7/2020

I’m laboring tomorrow. Need to settled in and think what is next in terms of things to look forward to before I head into work. Monday– 34 patients today with 6-7 for discharge planning . Burnt out because we don’t ever get adequate staffing. No ratio. Do more. Tues– two long LOS on my unit with hard discharges. 19 pts with 5 to SW. I had 14 patient to work on …

NUR2203 Assignment 1 | Marking Rubric | My Assignment Tutor | 9/7/2020

… are well explored and logically presented with rationales that are satisfactorily explained. Very good sources used to demonstrate depth of understanding e.g. some use of evidenced based papers mostly contextual to the case scenario Discharge planning clear and succinct Evaluation of the case is sometimes clear and there is some understanding of pathophysiology with some interventions that could be actioned in practiceClear nursing actions: including assessment / monitoring / interventions included some …

Business Buzz: New food delivery business; mental health unit for teens | 9/6/2020

… some cases, medication management.” Hoven went on to say that during an adolescent’s stay on the unit, the team promotes the patient’s engagement in daily programming, skill building, treatment assignments, therapy, family sessions and discharge planning . Along with medical intervention, time on the unit allows patients the opportunity to practice healthy strategies to cope with symptoms associated with depression, anxiety and other psychiatric diagnoses. Providence Psychiatric Services implements an evidence …

The Covid Diary of a Junior Doctor | 9/5/2020

… rota. So they greet me, an unexpected pair of extra hands, with enthusiasm. Although I’ve never worked on this ward before, everything about it is familiar. The patients, the nurses, the blood results and discharge planning . Everyone is wearing masks and aprons (we don’t have the long-sleeved gowns that the WHO recommends), and there is a lot of delicious free food donated by local businesses, but other than that …

Clinical Specialist - Physical Therapist, Spine\/Neuro - USA-CA-Riverside | 9/3/2020

… of treatment and\/or goals. Implements the treatment program through direct treatment of the patient. May delegate a portion of the treatment plan to appropriate supportive personnel. Coordinates the treatment plan and participates in discharge planning with other health care personnel as appropriate. May participate in relevant patient care rounds and case management conferences. Provides advice and education to patient and family. Discharges patients from physical therapy services when skilled …

RN PERI-OP PROGRAM - USA-NM-Albuquerque | 9/3/2020

… group of patients as required POLICIES - Work within Hospitals, Nursing division and departmental policies CARE PLAN - Work in collaboration with the healthcare team, implement and document individualized care plans incorporating age specific considerations, including discharge planning and patient/family teaching TESTS AND PROCEDURES - Assist with special tests and procedures, ensure proper consent has been obtained PARTICIPATION - Participate in orientation; upon successful completion of preceptor training assume precepting and evaluation responsibilities …

Registered Nurse Case Manager (RNCM) | 8/31/2020

… by National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission (NLNAC), or The Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE), may consider a graduate from an associate degree program with 5 years full-time specific case management or discharge planning experience • Maintain Continuing Education as required by their State Board of Nursing • Certifications: Basic Life Support • Certified Case Manager by Commission for Case Management (CCM) or must possess one of the following certifications: Commission …

RN Case Manager - $46-$53.70 per hour - Fort Wayne, IN | 8/31/2020

1.General job duties. Types of procedures required. •Collaborative work with the Care Team. •Completion of comprehensive patient assessment including patient status to drive discharge. •Driving stay progression •Completion of discharge planning in a manner that expedites patients transition to the next level of care. •Comprehensive and accurate Epic documentation 2.Equipment utilized in the unit/dept. (Is there computerized charting, medication systems, etc.) •Epic documentation 3. Required skills and …

Critical Access Hospital (CAH) Conditions of Participation 2020: Ensuring Compliance Part 1 of 4 | 8/31/2020

… the website to get the CAH manual and also the email address to ask questions and this information will be provided. There are many changes in 2020 from the 600 pages of CMS new discharge planning and Hospital Improvement Rules. These address requirements for the antibiotic stewardship program, access to medical records, QAPI, infection control, policy review every two years, emergency preparedness, credentialing of the dietician, quality and appropriateness of …

Transplant Coordinator - Clinic-Onc-Bass Ctr (1.0 FTE, Days) | 8/28/2020

… kidney, pancreas, small intestine, and multi-organ transplantation), blood and bone marrow (BMT), or stem cell transplant recipients and their families from initial contact, through the work-up for transplant and the waiting period, discharge planning , and then post-transplant follow-up for transplant-related care, ensuring continuity of care across the transplant continuum. Transplant Coordinators also participate in coordinating retrieval of cadaveric organs for transplantation and participating in providing …

A Simple Guide to Discharge Planning | 8/28/2020

Select Page A Simple Guide to Discharge Planning It’s terrific news to find out when your loved one is about to come home from the hospital. Above all, being in a hospital can be an upsetting and traumatic event for all concerned. Through being informed and having the appropriate plans, you will ensure that their medical needs are fulfilled after they have entered the facility. Here is a guide to …

LISW FT 1.0 - USA-NM-Rio Rancho | 8/28/2020

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF AMBULATORY PHYSICIAN CLINICSEffective Date:12/1/2015Job Summary and ScopePromote and restore patients’ health while providing family advocacy, individual and family support services, discharge planning , education, and crisis intervention counseling to patients and their families in order to maximize the benefits of the health care they receive and to promote healthy lifestyle choices. Perform psychosocial assessment and intervention services for patients and families. Participate on inter-disciplinary teams in …

Behavioral Health Care Navigator Alaska Telecommute - UnitedHealth Group - Anchorage, AK | 8/26/2020

… and assessed acuity level, diagnosis, and medical history and update the FFS Client’s information and plan of care at subsequent contacts with the FFS Client. Engage with providers and behavioral health treatment teams in discharge planning and timely, successful transition to the community of Medicaid recipients. Provide disease and intensive care management services for Alaska Medicaid beneficiaries. Conduct telephonic and/or face-to-face independent assessment of the needs of …

RN ADULT ONCOLOGY MED/SURG - USA-NM-Albuquerque | 8/23/2020

… group of patients as required POLICIES - Work within Hospitals, Nursing division and departmental policies CARE PLAN - Work in collaboration with the healthcare team, implement and document individualized care plans incorporating age specific considerations, including discharge planning and patient/family teaching TESTS AND PROCEDURES - Assist with special tests and procedures, ensure proper consent has been obtained PARTICIPATION - Participate in orientation; upon successful completion of preceptor training assume precepting and evaluation responsibilities …

RN INPT I - USA-NM-Albuquerque | 8/23/2020

… group of patients as required POLICIES - Work within Hospitals, Nursing division and departmental policies CARE PLAN - Work in collaboration with the healthcare team, implement and document individualized care plans incorporating age specific considerations, including discharge planning and patient/family teaching TESTS AND PROCEDURES - Assist with special tests and procedures, ensure proper consent has been obtained PARTICIPATION - Participate in orientation; upon successful completion of preceptor training assume precepting and evaluation responsibilities …

RN PEDIATRICS DIALYSIS HOME CCPD - USA-NM-Albuquerque | 8/23/2020

… group of patients as required POLICIES - Work within Hospitals, Nursing division and departmental policies CARE PLAN - Work in collaboration with the healthcare team, implement and document individualized care plans incorporating age specific considerations, including discharge planning and patient/family teaching TESTS AND PROCEDURES - Assist with special tests and procedures, ensure proper consent has been obtained PARTICIPATION - Participate in orientation; upon successful completion of preceptor training assume precepting and evaluation responsibilities …

RN EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT - USA-NM-Albuquerque | 8/23/2020

… group of patients as required POLICIES - Work within Hospitals, Nursing division and departmental policies CARE PLAN - Work in collaboration with the healthcare team, implement and document individualized care plans incorporating age specific considerations, including discharge planning and patient/family teaching TESTS AND PROCEDURES - Assist with special tests and procedures, ensure proper consent has been obtained PARTICIPATION - Participate in orientation; upon successful completion of preceptor training assume precepting and evaluation responsibilities …

RN WOMEN’S SPECIAL CARE - USA-NM-Albuquerque | 8/23/2020

… group of patients as required POLICIES - Work within Hospitals, Nursing division and departmental policies CARE PLAN - Work in collaboration with the healthcare team, implement and document individualized care plans incorporating age specific considerations, including discharge planning and patient/family teaching TESTS AND PROCEDURES - Assist with special tests and procedures, ensure proper consent has been obtained PARTICIPATION - Participate in orientation; upon successful completion of preceptor training assume precepting and evaluation responsibilities …

RN RESIDENCY PROGRAM - USA-NM-Albuquerque | 8/23/2020

… group of patients as required POLICIES - Work within Hospitals, Nursing division and departmental policies CARE PLAN - Work in collaboration with the healthcare team, implement and document individualized care plans incorporating age specific considerations, including discharge planning and patient/family teaching TESTS AND PROCEDURES - Assist with special tests and procedures, ensure proper consent has been obtained PARTICIPATION - Participate in orientation; upon successful completion of preceptor training assume precepting and evaluation responsibilities …

Onsite RN Case Manager - Las Vegas, NV - $1500 Sign On Bonus - UnitedHealth Group - Las Vegas, NV | 8/23/2020

… is ensuring we deliver the right care at the right time. When you join us as an Onsite RN Case Manager , you’ll be making a difference in peoples’ lives and will be responsible for discharge planning , improved transitions of care, and utilization management of hospitalized health plan members. You will ensure patients receive quality medical care in the most appropriate setting. What makes your clinical career greater with UnitedHealth Group …

Mental Health

FCC awards $23.25M more in telehealth funding to 62 providers during the program’s 11th round | Becker’s Hospital Review | 6/18/2020

discharge planning and family notification. Baptist Health Hospital (Louisville, Ky.), received $873,982 for a remote telehealth platform, telemedicine carts, computers, tablets, remote monitoring equipment and telecommunications equipment to expand its telehealth capacity. Baptist Hospital of Miami received $1 million for telemedicine carts, telecommunications equipment, software licenses and tablets to reduce the amount of in-person care at its facilities. Brookline (Mass.) Community Mental Health Center received $19,562 for laptops, telecommunications …

Community Health

FCC awards $23.25M more in telehealth funding to 62 providers during the program’s 11th round | Becker’s Hospital Review | 6/18/2020

… for a patient engagement telehealth platform that offers mobile services such as appointment preparation, education, post-care follow ups and discharge planning and family notification. Baptist Health Hospital (Louisville, Ky.), received $873,982 for a remote … to provide its patients with preventive, primary and behavioral care. Community Health Access Network (Newmarket, N.H.) received $907,383 for patient monitoring equipment and software, laptops, tablets and broadband service to expand its telehealth capabilities and …

COVID-19

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Expands Response to COVID-19 Pandemic | PR Newswire | 4/28/2020

… its employees to work with the Community Tracing Collaborative and Boston Hope field hospital, two key elements of the state’s COVID-19 response. “These two public health efforts are crucial to stemming the spread of … and other critical patients. The Blue Cross nurses are managing discharge planning to ensure patients have medication, supplies, caregiver support and access to nutritious food after hospitalization. Seven Blue Cross behavioral health clinicians are on …

Medicare

Guidance on Containing Spread of COVID-19 (CMS, 2020) | WebMD | 3/24/2020

… coronavirus disease (COVID-19) infection control and prevention for hospitals was released on March 4, 2020 by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services . [ 1 ] Hospitals should monitor the CDC website ( https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov … at https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/hcp/guidance-home . Medicare’s Discharge Planning Regulations (updated in November 2019) require that the hospital assess the patient’s needs for post-hospital services, and the availability of such services …

Continuum of Care

(USA-CA-Santa Rosa) Social Worker (MSW) | 12/4/2019

… continuum of care. The Social Worker performs discharge planning for palliative care patients by coordinating internal and external resources in collaboration with the patient, family, and health care team. Job Function: Proactively identifies patients requiring social work intervention through case finding mechanics, referrals from physicians, patients, staff and community agencies. Prioritize caseload and tasks so that patient needs are met effectively. Performs psychosocial assessments on palliative care patients. Completes patient …

Case Management

(USA-WA-Seattle) Clinical Social Worker - Case Management | 12/4/2019

Case Management in Seattle , Washington Description: Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Clinical Social Worker (1.0 FTE, Day Shift) to work in Case Management at Swedish First Hill in Seattle, WA. The Clinical Social Worker is responsible for providing a full range of social work services including psychosocial assessment, treatment planning, therapeutic interventions, complex discharge planning, crisis intervention, referral and resource referral. In this position you will: Contribute to …

Home Care

(USA-CA-Santa Rosa) Social Worker (MSW) | 12/4/2019

… and short-term counseling for patients and families and transitions patients along the continuum of care. The Social Worker performs discharge planning for palliative care patients by coordinating internal and external resources in collaboration with … not limited to: routine discharges to RCFs, SNFs, Hospice and Home Care. Provides consultation to other healthcare team members to assist with understanding the patient/family dynamics and with patient’s psychosocial issues. Participates in interdisciplinary …

Palliative Care

(USA-CA-Santa Rosa) Social Worker (MSW) | 12/4/2019

… Palliative Care, the Palliative Care Social Worker is responsible for assisting patients in meeting their biopsychosocial needs while enabling them to access and utilize medical care and community resources in order to achieve their optimal level of health. The Social Worker performs crisis intervention and short-term counseling for patients and families and transitions patients along the continuum of care. The Social Worker performs discharge planning for palliative care patients …

Behavioral Health

Help w/job decision? | 12/3/2019

I posted a while back about a potential job offer, and now I have been offered the position. The position is as an inpatient case manager on a med/surg floor, mostly discharge planning. I am currently working as an outpatient case manager/manager (1/2 caseload, 1/2 management) for medicaid patients at a behavioral health agency. We do medical and psych CM. My background is in psych and clinic (float …

Medicaid

Help w/job decision? | 12/3/2019

I posted a while back about a potential job offer, and now I have been offered the position. The position is as an inpatient case manager on a med/surg floor, mostly discharge planning. I am currently working as an outpatient case manager/manager (1/2 caseload, 1/2 management) for medicaid patients at a behavioral health agency. We do medical and psych CM. My background is in psych and clinic (float …

Utilization Management

(USA-MI-Traverse City) Preadmission Planner | 12/3/2019

Job Information Munson Healthcare Preadmission Planner in Traverse City , Michigan ENTRY REQUIREMENTS Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. Nursing Baccalaureate Degree preferred. Currently licensed in the State of Michigan. Minimum of (3) years experience in acute care setting within the past (5) years. Recent experience should include care of surgical patients, patient assessment, patient teaching, admission planning and discharge planning. Utilization Management and Case Management experience preferred. Candidate should …

Utilization Review

(USA) Care Manager/RN/Weekender - Atrium Health CMC | 12/3/2019

… utilization.Utilization Review Managment focus to facilitate comprehensive plans for care management of targeted patient population. Performs resourse management, discharge planning, care facilitation, referral to other levels of care and related duties. Performs review of all patients presenting for hospitalization to assist in identifying patients appropriate for admission to in patient, observation, or other patient care status. This positions conducts continued stay review evaluating the medical necessity, appropriateness and efficient use …

Patient Discharge

Hospital Patient Discharge Process Best Practices Can Improve Health Outcomes | 11/28/2019

Hospital Patient Discharge Process Best Practices Can Improve Health Outcomes 11.27.19 TigerConnect Healthcare Home / Blog / Hospital Patient Discharge Process Best Practices Can Improve Health Outcomes Streamlining the discharge process presents upsides for hospitals as well … to organization. Fortunately, more and more hospitals are customizing their discharge planning into innovative roles and functions. To improve effectiveness, nurses and other members of the care team must ensure that every aspect of the …

Patient Management

SW-Hospital Case Manager LMSW - Sumter, SC, , USA #jobs #Sumter pls RT | 11/28/2019

… patient management. To manage all aspects of discharge planning for assigned patients and ensure patients are discharged timely. To refer patients/families and caregivers to appropriate resources regarding abuse/neglect/domestic violence/complex care. To keep abreast of regulatory requirements. To maintain close communication and collaboration with physician advisors. All team members are responsible for bringing life to our Purpose Statement Inspire health. Serve with compassion. Be the difference through …

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

In advance of new federal rule, startups vie to steer post-acute care decisions - MedCity News | 11/27/2019

… Ensocare, a subsidiary of healthcare management services firm CQuence Health Group. The rules were finalized in late September by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services under a 2014 law known as the Improving Medicare … providers are in their preferred provider networks. “By demystifying the discharge planning process, we are improving care coordination and making the system work better for patients.” CMS Administrator Seema Verma said in a press release …

Personal Care

Prehabilitation for the Future Ostomy Patient | 11/27/2019

… expect to see many more ostomies in our future. Creation of an intestinal stoma (ostomy) results in enormous challenges for personal care and toileting. Long-term consequences such as peristomal skin damage, disturbed sleep, dehydration … The Wound Ostomy Continence Nursing Society’s 4 best practice guideline, “Discharge planning for the patient with a new ostomy,” includes 7 concepts that should be taught before discharge: emptying the pouch, changing the pouch, diet …

Home Healthcare

In advance of new federal rule, startups vie to steer post-acute care decisions - MedCity News | 11/27/2019

… rules also ask hospitals to identify which post-acute care providers are in their preferred provider networks. “By demystifying the discharge planning process, we are improving care coordination and making the system work better for … subsequent transitions for patients, say from a nursing facility to home healthcare. The goal of tech firms is to make the process simple for discharge planners and avoid disruption. “Workflow change can be difficult,” Sara …

Electronic Medical Record

In advance of new federal rule, startups vie to steer post-acute care decisions - MedCity News | 11/27/2019

… rules also ask hospitals to identify which post-acute care providers are in their preferred provider networks. “By demystifying the discharge planning process, we are improving care coordination and making the system work better for … computer. The system also can be integrated into a hospital’s electronic medical record system and pull information from there to generate a list, Miller said. In addition to hospitals and health systems, the company works …

Home Health Care

Prehabilitation for the Future Ostomy Patient | 11/27/2019

… nursing visit for stoma site marking and brief ostomy education. The Wound Ostomy Continence Nursing Society’s 4 best practice guideline, “Discharge planning for the patient with a new ostomy,” includes 7 concepts that should be … Patients can be seen at either outpatient clinics or through home health care services. In a home health care modality, the patient can receive physical therapy, nursing and nutritional services, and social work interventions at …

Pediatric Care

(USA-TX-HOUSTON) RN II- Community Emergency Department | 11/26/2019

… times. Baylor St. Luke’s is home to three freestanding community emergency centers (Holcombe, Pearland, and San Felipe) offering adult and pediatric care–treating more than 51,000 patients annually. The hospital holds a collaborative partnership with … needs for nursing care, assures continuity of care through appropriate discharge planning, patient education and coordination of services, and acts as a patient and family advocate. Demonstrates and models the full range of nursing professional …

Credentialing

(USA-TX-HOUSTON) RN II- Community Emergency Department | 11/26/2019

… Surgery. The first hospital in Texas and the Southwest designated a Magnet® hospital for Nursing Excellence by the American Nurses Credentialing Center, receiving the award four consecutive times. Baylor St. Luke’s is home to three … needs for nursing care, assures continuity of care through appropriate discharge planning, patient education and coordination of services, and acts as a patient and family advocate. Demonstrates and models the full range of nursing professional …

Home Health

Families, policy makers struggle to address dementia and caregiving | State and Regional | chippewa.com | 11/24/2019

discharge planning and increasing Medicaid rates for home health care. Frances Bombka exercises in her Eagle River home as Tammy Walport, who works for Loving Touch Home Care in Rhinelander, looks on. Walport, who lives in Rhinelander, about 25 miles away, cares for Bombka three days a week. AMBER ARNOLD, STATE JOURNAL Evers, a Democrat, said caregiving agencies compete with McDonald’s and other restaurants and retailers to find workers willing …

Diagnostic Tests

(USA-OR-Clackamas) RN - Medical/Surgical Float Pool (KSMC / 30 Nights) | 11/20/2019

discharge planning needs. Identifies deviations from normal on routine lab diagnostic tests. Reassesses patient throughout hospitalization. Performs complete discharge assessment. Planning: standard of performance: Develops an individual nursing plan of care. Nursing plan of care is sensitive to the developmental needs of the patient. Coordinates patient care activities and discharge planning with other hospital and clinic departments and community agencies. Develops patient teaching plan and documents on care plan or …

Clinical Data

(USA-GA-Atlanta) Transplant Coordinator, Hemapharesis, 7a-3:30p | 11/19/2019

clinical data and patient samples for research studies. Collaborates with staff, the patient, and his/her family concerning patient evaluation and discharge planning. Maintains appropriate documentation for transplant candidacy and post-transplant follow-up care. Coordinates communications with the outpatient transplant population such as transplant clinic visits, community referrals, telephone consultations, arranging for long-range beepers, outpatient treatments, and subsequent hospital admissions. Develops and coordinates a system to organize the …

Home Health Agencies

You hold the power: Act now to promote educated patient choice | 11/18/2019

discharge planning requirements of the IMPACT Act, addressing post-acute care transitions, patient choice and patient access to medical information. At its core, the final rule requires that hospitals share quality and resource use measures about skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies, inpatient rehabilitation facilities and long-term care hospitals with patients and their families. The final rule also implements discharge planning requirements that address patient goals of care and …

Epic App Orchard

In advance of new federal rule, startups vie to steer post-acute care decisions - MedCity News | 11/27/2019

… rules also ask hospitals to identify which post-acute care providers are in their preferred provider networks. “By demystifying the discharge planning process, we are improving care coordination and making the system work better for … since early November, the guide has been available in the Epic App Orchard, a kind of app store for Epic-compatible products. That allows providers to use CarePort Guide inside the electronic record, Radkiewicz said …

CarePort Guide Now Available in Epic App Orchard Marketplace | Business Wire | 11/13/2019

… management, today announced that CarePort Guide , its post-acute provider database and patient choice application, is now available in the Epic App Orchard marketplace. CarePort Guide is an interactive tool used by discharge planners, patients … to fulfill regulatory requirements including the Conditions of Participation for discharge planning and the IMPACT Act by sharing quality information during the transition to the post-acute setting. “Under new discharge planning requirements that are …

UnitedHealth

RN Case Manager - Baton Rouge, LA - UnitedHealth Group - Baton Rouge, LA | 11/25/2019

… every opportunity. Primary Care Plus is dedicated to patient health through continuity of care. As a new member of the UnitedHealth Group family of companies, Primary Care Plus is expanding its impact and sense of … Responsibilities Works with facility and healthplan representatives to coordinate the discharge planning process and transition needs based on patient’s diagnoses and status Collaboration with the clinic team to proactively manage high risk patients by ensuring …

Pediatric RN Case Manager - Las Vegas, NV - $1500 Sign On Bonus for External Candidates - UnitedHealth Group - Las Vegas, NV | 11/23/2019

… live healthier lives while doing your life’s best work.(sm) As the RN Case Manager you will be responsible for discharge planning, improved transitions of care, and utilization management of hospitalized high risk pediatric members … Knowledge of InterQual or Milliman guidelines Microsoft Excel Careers at UnitedHealthcare Employer & Individual. We all want to make a difference with the work we do. Sometimes we’re presented with an opportunity to make a difference …

UnitedHealth Group

Pediatric RN Case Manager - Las Vegas, NV - $1500 Sign On Bonus for External Candidates - UnitedHealth Group - Las Vegas, NV | 11/23/2019

… live healthier lives while doing your life’s best work.(sm) As the RN Case Manager you will be responsible for discharge planning, improved transitions of care, and utilization management of hospitalized high risk pediatric members … your life’s best work.(sm) Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion …

Utilization Mgt RN (Pediatrics) - $5,000 Sign On Bonus for External Candidates - UnitedHealth Group - Irvine, CA | 11/11/2019

… is responsible for the facilitation of the inpatient Utilization Management process including in - network, out of network, case management and discharge planning as well as assisting the Associate Director of Inpatient Management with UM / QM … health care? Opportunity. With Monarch HealthCare joining OptumCare and the UnitedHealth Group family of companies, people like you will find increasing levels of challenge, impact and professional success. With a vibrant network of hospitals and …

Anthem, Inc.

(USA-IN-Indianapolis) Nurse Medical Management I - PS29817 | 11/2/2019

… United States Requisition : PS29817 Post Date: 1 day ago Your Talent. Our Vision. At Amerigroup , a proud member of the Anthem, Inc. family of companies focused on serving Medicaid, Medicare and uninsured individuals, it’s a … to: Conducts pre-certification,continued stay review, care coordination, or discharge planning forappropriateness of treatment setting reviews to ensure compliance withapplicable criteria, medical policy, and member eligibility, benefits, andcontracts. Ensures member access tomedical necessary, quality …

(USA-IN-Indianapolis) Nurse Medical Mgmt I/II PS29587 | 11/2/2019

… Medical Mgmt I/II PS29587 Location: United States Requisition : PS29587 Post Date: 1 day ago Our Talent. Our Vision. At Anthem, Inc., it’s a powerful combination, and the foundation upon which we’re creating greater care … to: Conducts pre-certification,continued stay review, care coordination, or discharge planning forappropriateness of treatment setting reviews to ensure compliance withapplicable criteria, medical policy, and member eligibility, benefits, andcontracts. Ensures member access tomedical necessary, quality …

Optum

Manager of RN Case Management - La Palma, CA - UnitedHealth Group - La Palma, CA | 11/1/2019

Share Description AppleCare Medical Group, part of OptumCare ® , is a group of leading, independent physicians that provide excellent care and quality service. Our doctors work with a team of AppleCare nurses, social workers and pharmacists … transplant, CCS and CPSP populations Referral Management (authorizations, denials, modifications) Discharge Planning Provider education & corrective action letters Participation in PCP & Provider Office Meetings Identify and prioritize gaps to develop plan of care to empower consumers …

How UnitedHealthcare, Optum have teamed up to boost outcomes for nursing home patients | FierceHealthcare | 10/5/2019

The joint efforts of UnitedHealthcare and Optum to manage care for seniors in nursing homes has paid off in substantially fewer hospitalizations and emergency department visits, a new study shows. Researchers at Harvard Medical School … among the patients enrolled in the program. RELATED: The biggest discharge planning hazards faced by hospitals Plus, patients in a nursing facility often have complex chronic conditions in addition to an acute illness, and management …

Cerner

ViiMed® taps industry veterans to expand its healthcare platform and its hospital footprint | PR Newswire | 11/29/2017

… discharge planning, risk stratification, health education and operational services in the inpatient environment, as well as, the first ever real-time risk stratification and notification system to dramatically reduce readmissions at a major health system. Before Skylight, Rick spent over 18 years with Cerner and was part of the team that created one of the first EMRs. In 2007, Rick and Dan teamed up to create the first ever web …

ViiMed® taps industry veterans to expand its healthcare platform and its hospital footprint | PR Newswire | 11/29/2017

… discharge planning, risk stratification, health education and operational services in the inpatient environment, as well as, the first ever real-time risk stratification and notification system to dramatically reduce readmissions at a major health system. Before Skylight, Rick spent over 18 years with Cerner and was part of the team that created one of the first EMRs. In 2007, Rick and Dan teamed up to create the first ever web …

Stryker

ViiMed® taps industry veterans to expand its healthcare platform and its hospital footprint | PR Newswire | 11/29/2017

… population health and risk stratification. He was responsible for industry leading functionality including multi-modal communication messaging, video conferencing/telehealth, discharge planning, risk stratification, health education and operational services in the inpatient environment, as well … and business development at international surgical powerhouses Berchtold Corporation and Stryker Endoscopy. Post Stryker, he joined forces with Rick at Skylight Healthcare where they took the installed hospital base from six hospitals to fifty-eight …

ViiMed® taps industry veterans to expand its healthcare platform and its hospital footprint | PR Newswire | 11/29/2017

… population health and risk stratification. He was responsible for industry leading functionality including multi-modal communication messaging, video conferencing/telehealth, discharge planning, risk stratification, health education and operational services in the inpatient environment, as well … and business development at international surgical powerhouses Berchtold Corporation and Stryker Endoscopy. Post Stryker, he joined forces with Rick at Skylight Healthcare where they took the installed hospital base from six hospitals to fifty-eight …

NYU Langone Health

Hospitals prepare for new normal | Crain’s New York Business | 4/27/2020

Associated Press As Covid-19 patient numbers at hospitals trend downward, the facilities are preparing for a new normal. Hospitals are set to reopen clinical services, adjust emergency-department operations and approach discharge planning in a new way. But they’re balancing doing so with a keen awareness that the virus might regain strength, perhaps bringing multiple waves of more patients . In recent weeks, capacity at NYU Langone Health facilities has …

Kaiser Permanente

Crain’s 40 Under 40 class features leaders in hospitals, health policy and tech | Crain’s New York Business | 3/23/2020

… to help Aetna’s Medicaid and dual-eligible members access social services more easily. Unite Us also launched a partnership with Kaiser Permanente. To date, Unite Us has raised about $45 million. “We’re starting to hit … to notify insurers within 48 hours of admissions to coordinate discharge planning. It asked that insurers apply this guidance in their large employer plans, which are not regulated by the state, as well. —J.L. Attorney …

Texas Health Resources

(USA-TX-Dallas) Occupational Therapist Weekend | 12/4/2019

Texas Health Resources Occupational Therapist Weekend in Dallas , Texas Texas Health Dallas seeks to hire a Weekend Occupational Therapist to work Part Time The address is 8200 Walnut Hill Ln. Dallas, TX 75231 Salary range … or appropriate therapeutic interventions to achieve stated goals Initiates therapy discharge planning in collaboration with care team and patient based on prognosis and expected discharge disposition Demonstrates competence in the performance of age appropriate patient …

Covenant Health

(USA-CA-Santa Rosa) Social Worker (MSW) | 12/4/2019

St. Joseph Health / Covenant Health Social Worker (MSW) in Santa Rosa , California We are looking for a Social Worker (MSW) at St Joseph Health! Location: Santa Rosa, CA Schedule: Full time, 64 hours biweekly Shift … patients along the continuum of care. The Social Worker performs discharge planning for palliative care patients by coordinating internal and external resources in collaboration with the patient, family, and health care team. Job Function: Proactively …

St. Joseph Health

(USA-CA-Santa Rosa) Social Worker (MSW) | 12/4/2019

St. Joseph Health / Covenant Health Social Worker (MSW) in Santa Rosa , California We are looking for a Social Worker (MSW) at St Joseph Health! Location: Santa Rosa, CA Schedule: Full time, 64 hours biweekly Shift … patients along the continuum of care. The Social Worker performs discharge planning for palliative care patients by coordinating internal and external resources in collaboration with the patient, family, and health care team. Job Function: Proactively …

HCA

Social Worker - Gainesville - Gainesville, FL, , USA #jobs #Gainesville pls RT | 11/29/2019

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Stanford Health Care

Social Work Clinician-Float (54165) - Palo Alto, CA, , USA #jobs #Palo Alto pls RT | 11/28/2019

Job Detail for Social Work Clinician-Float (54165) Job Location: Stanford Health Care, Palo Alto, CA, Social Work Clinician-Float (54165) Job Location: Stanford Health Care, Palo Alto, CA, , USA Jobs In Social Work Clinician … team, Medical Social Workers provide appropriate intervention services and/or discharge planning to patients and/or clients as well as their families receiving services within any department of the Stanford University Medical Center. Work typically …

Providence Health

(USA-OR-Portland) Licensed Mental Health Therapist | 11/26/2019

Providence Health & Services Licensed Mental Health Therapist in Portland , Oregon Description: This is a per-diem position to fill in open shifts and be in the weekend rotation Providence is calling Licensed Mental Health Therapist … with the multidisciplinary team, the MHP will assist in supporting discharge planning efforts and interventions that support rapid stabilization and movement of the patient back into the community or the next level of care. In …

Mayo Clinic

(USA-AK-Fairbanks) Registered Nurse (RN) - NICU | 11/26/2019

… interior. We have a strong patient to nurse ratio, a culture of Shared Leadership and are proud members of the Mayo Clinic Care Network. In addition to our exceptional clinical environment, our location offers incomparable … Assesses patient physical, psychological, social, spiritual, educational, developmental, cultural and discharge planning needs. Reviews patient history and physical with patient/family and assures completion within appropriate timeframe. Reviews available information obtained by other health care …

Catholic Health Initiatives

(USA-TX-HOUSTON) RN II- Community Emergency Department | 11/26/2019

Catholic Health Initiatives RN II- Community Emergency Department in HOUSTON , Texas RN II- Community Emergency Department Location: HOUSTON, TEXAS, UNITED STATES New Post Date: 19 hours ago Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center A quaternary care … needs for nursing care, assures continuity of care through appropriate discharge planning, patient education and coordination of services, and acts as a patient and family advocate. Demonstrates and models the full range of nursing professional …

Edward-Elmhurst Health

(USA-IL-Naperville) Clin Therapist I | 11/15/2019

Edward-Elmhurst Health Clin Therapist I in Naperville , Illinois HOURS: 8-4:30, every other Sunday, one winter and one summer holiday Job Summary: Provides crisis stabilization, case coordination and discharge planning services to patients and families/significant others who are in need of continued behavioral health care following discharge. In collaboration with other members of the interdisciplinary healthcare team, assesses immediate and ongoing needs of the patient, provides acute behavioral interventions …

Northwell Health

(USA-NY-New York) RN (Registered Nurse) | 11/13/2019

Northwell Health RN (Registered Nurse) in New York , New York Req Number 002RF5 Job Description Delivers and ensures patient care by assessing and diagnosing patient’s condition, developing plan of care and evaluating patient’s response to care. Participates in patient education and discharge planning. Collaborates with, coordinates and guides designated care team members in planning patient care and achieving goals. Responsibilities Include: Develops and evaluates plan of care. Systematically and continuously …

Tenet Healthcare

(USA-AZ-Tucson) RN Recovery Room Separate Full-Time Days St. Mary’s | 11/13/2019

Tenet Healthcare RN Recovery Room Separate Full-Time Days St. Mary’s in Tucson , Arizona JOB SUMMARY: Provides direct nursing care in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization. RESPONSIBILITIES: Implements and … carries out physician and nursing orders. Assesses and coordinates patient’s discharge planning needs with members of the healthcare team. Assessment - An RN uses a systematic, dynamic way to collect and analyze data about a patient …

Stanford University Medical Center

(USA-CA-Palo Alto) Social Work Clinician - ED overnight (53354) | 11/10/2019

Req:53354 Job Description This position requires a Master’s degree in Social Work (MSW) from an accredited school of social work. As a member of a multidisciplinary health care team, Medical Social Workers provide appropriate intervention services and/or discharge planning to patients and/or clients as well as their families receiving services within any department of the Stanford University Medical Center. Work typically involves a variety of bio-psycho …

Highmark Health

(USA-PA-Erie) Surgical Physician Assistant - Neurosurgery - Erie | 11/9/2019

Highmark Health Surgical Physician Assistant - Neurosurgery - Erie in Erie , Pennsylvania Company : Job Description : GENERAL OVERVIEW: Identifies and manages medical and surgical problems within the Physician Assistant’s scope of practice in a surgical setting. ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES … developing therapeutic care plan, ordering diagnostic tests, interpreting test results, discharge planning and providing accurate medical record documentation for surgical patients. (10%) Communicates with attending physician regarding plan of care and involves physician in clinical …

Houston Methodist Hospital, Houston TX

Case Manager II (Days) - Houston, TX, , USA #jobs #Houston pls RT | 11/7/2019

Job Detail for Case Manager II (Days) Job Location: Houston Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX, , USA Job Detail for Case Manager II (Days) Job Location: Houston Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX, , USA Jobs In Case Manager Ii … The CM II holds joint accountability with social workers for discharge planning and continuity of care and assures that admission and continued stay are medically necessary, communicating clinical information to payors to ensure reimbursement. In …

Houston Methodist

Case Manager II (Days) - Houston, TX, , USA #jobs #Houston pls RT | 11/7/2019

Job Detail for Case Manager II (Days) Job Location: Houston Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX, , USA Job Detail for Case Manager II (Days) Job Location: Houston Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX, , USA Jobs In Case Manager Ii … The CM II holds joint accountability with social workers for discharge planning and continuity of care and assures that admission and continued stay are medically necessary, communicating clinical information to payors to ensure reimbursement. In …

Houston Methodist Hospital

Case Manager II (Days) - Houston, TX, , USA #jobs #Houston pls RT | 11/7/2019

Job Detail for Case Manager II (Days) Job Location: Houston Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX, , USA Job Detail for Case Manager II (Days) Job Location: Houston Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX, , USA Jobs In Case Manager Ii … The CM II holds joint accountability with social workers for discharge planning and continuity of care and assures that admission and continued stay are medically necessary, communicating clinical information to payors to ensure reimbursement. In …

Methodist Hospital, Houston TX

Case Manager II (Days) - Houston, TX, , USA #jobs #Houston pls RT | 11/7/2019

Job Detail for Case Manager II (Days) Job Location: Houston Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX, , USA Job Detail for Case Manager II (Days) Job Location: Houston Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX, , USA Jobs In Case Manager Ii … The CM II holds joint accountability with social workers for discharge planning and continuity of care and assures that admission and continued stay are medically necessary, communicating clinical information to payors to ensure reimbursement. In …

UPMC

Social Worker " MSW - Pittsburgh, PA, , USA #jobs #Pittsburgh pls RT | 11/6/2019

Job Detail for Social Worker " MSW Job Location: UPMC Presbyterian (Pittsburgh), Pittsburgh, PA, , USA Job Detail for Social Worker " MSW Job Location: UPMC Presbyterian (Pittsburgh), Pittsburgh, PA, , USA Jobs In Social Worker Pittsburgh Jobs In … bereavement and end of life counseling, and timely and appropriate discharge planning based on known or anticipated needs.Responsibilities:Demonstrate the ability to identify, assess, counsel and effectively intervene with medically and psychosocially complex patients with …

Providence Health & Services

(USA-WA-Everett) Emergency Room Social Services II - Case Management | 11/5/2019

Providence Health & Services Emergency Room Social Services II - Case Management in Everett , Washington Description: Providence is calling for an Emergency Room Social Services Case Manager (.75 / 30 hours) Evening shift to Providence Health and Services … include: Master’s Degree in Social Work or Counseling Experience in discharge planning for medical and or surgical patients in an inpatient or outpatient setting Current Agency Affiliated Counselor, Licensed Mental Health Counselor or Associate; Licensed …

Cleveland Clinic

(USA-OH-Mayfield Heights) Experienced-RN-Postpartum-PRN | 11/3/2019

Cleveland Clinic Experienced-RN-Postpartum-PRN in Mayfield Heights , Ohio Job Summary: Provides direct nursing care in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization. Responsibilities: Provides direct nursing care in accordance … carries out physician and nursing orders. Assesses and coordinates patient’s discharge planning needs with members of the healthcare team. Maintains professional growth and development through ongoing formal and informal education and clinical nursing study. Other …

Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland OH

(USA-OH-Cleveland) RN-Hospital | 11/3/2019

Cleveland Clinic RN-Hospital in Cleveland , Ohio Job Summary: Provides direct nursing care in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization. Responsibilities: Provides direct nursing care in accordance with established policies … carries out physician and nursing orders. Assesses and coordinates patient’s discharge planning needs with members of the healthcare team. Assesses educational needs of the patient and significant others considering cultural issues and other special concerns …

Lenox Hill Hospital, New York NY

(USA-NY-New York) Registered Nurse (RN) Cardiac Cath Lab Lenox Hill Hospital (part time evenings) | 11/2/2019

Home View All Jobs ( 2,464,437 ) Job Information Northwell Health Registered Nurse (RN) Cardiac Cath Lab Lenox Hill Hospital (part time evenings) in New York , New York Req Number 002LTL Job Description Delivers and ensures patient care by assessing and diagnosing patient’s condition, developing plan of care and evaluating patient’s response to care. Participates in patient education and discharge planning. Collaborates with, coordinates and guides designated care team members in planning …

Alameda Health System

Care Management Social Worker I - Oakland, CA, , USA #jobs #Oakland pls RT | 11/2/2019

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Aetna

Crain’s 40 Under 40 class features leaders in hospitals, health policy and tech | Crain’s New York Business | 3/23/2020

… and Medicare beneficiaries and populations with behavioral health and substance-use challenges. CVS Health contracted with Unite Us to help Aetna’s Medicaid and dual-eligible members access social services more easily. Unite Us also launched … to notify insurers within 48 hours of admissions to coordinate discharge planning. It asked that insurers apply this guidance in their large employer plans, which are not regulated by the state, as well. —J.L. Attorney …

(USA-PA-Bethlehem) Utilization Management Nurse Consultant | 11/22/2019

Nursing - Clinical coverage and policies, Nursing - Concurrent Review/discharge planning, Nursing - Medical-Surgical Care Technology Experience: Aetna Application - Aetna Strategic Desktop Reporting, Aetna Application - Aetna Total clinical View, Desktop Tool - Microsoft Outlook, Desktop Tool - Microsoft Word Required Skills: General Business - Applying Reasoned Judgment, Leadership - Collaborating for Results, Leadership - Driving a Culture of Compliance Desired Skills: Benefits Management - Maximizing Healthcare Quality, General Business - Communicating for Impact, Technology - Leveraging Technology Additional Job …

UnitedHealthcare

Pediatric RN Case Manager - Las Vegas, NV - $1500 Sign On Bonus for External Candidates - UnitedHealth Group - Las Vegas, NV | 11/23/2019

… live healthier lives while doing your life’s best work.(sm) As the RN Case Manager you will be responsible for discharge planning, improved transitions of care, and utilization management of hospitalized high risk pediatric members … Knowledge of InterQual or Milliman guidelines Microsoft Excel Careers at UnitedHealthcare Employer & Individual. We all want to make a difference with the work we do. Sometimes we’re presented with an opportunity to make a difference …

How UnitedHealthcare, Optum have teamed up to boost outcomes for nursing home patients | FierceHealthcare | 10/5/2019

The joint efforts of UnitedHealthcare and Optum to manage care for seniors in nursing homes has paid off in substantially fewer hospitalizations and emergency department visits, a new study shows. Researchers at Harvard Medical School … among the patients enrolled in the program. RELATED: The biggest discharge planning hazards faced by hospitals Plus, patients in a nursing facility often have complex chronic conditions in addition to an acute illness, and management …

Seema Verma

In advance of new federal rule, startups vie to steer post-acute care decisions - MedCity News | 11/27/2019

discharge planning process, we are improving care coordination and making the system work better for patients.” CMS Administrator Seema Verma said in a press release issued in September . “Patients will now no longer be an afterthought; they’ll be in the driver’s seat, playing an active role in their care transitions to ensure seamless coordination of care.” Tech companies have been working to digitize the process, one that they said has …

LHC Group, Inc. (LHCG) CEO Keith Myers on Q3 2019 Results - Earnings Call Transcript | Seeking Alpha | 11/11/2019

… which helped to bring a heightened sense of awareness to the issue. I would also like to thank CMS Administrator, Seema Verma, and her staff as well as that of HHS leadership for multiple meetings … In late September, CMS released its final rulemaking changes to discharge planning requirements for home health providers that should make patients more engaged in their care transitions from the hospital to other care settings. This …

Dan Mulligan

ViiMed® taps industry veterans to expand its healthcare platform and its hospital footprint | PR Newswire | 11/29/2017

… welcomes two industry veterans to its executive team. Rick Holbrook was named CEO in February of this year and tapped Dan Mulligan as the new Chief Growth Officer early third quarter. With their combined 60 … leading functionality including multi-modal communication messaging, video conferencing/telehealth, discharge planning, risk stratification, health education and operational services in the inpatient environment, as well as, the first ever real-time risk stratification and notification …

ViiMed® taps industry veterans to expand its healthcare platform and its hospital footprint | PR Newswire | 11/29/2017

… welcomes two industry veterans to its executive team. Rick Holbrook was named CEO in February of this year and tapped Dan Mulligan as the new Chief Growth Officer early third quarter. With their combined 60 … leading functionality including multi-modal communication messaging, video conferencing/telehealth, discharge planning, risk stratification, health education and operational services in the inpatient environment, as well as, the first ever real-time risk stratification and notification …

State of Florida

Social Worker - Field Care Coordinator - Telecommute in Jacksonville, FL - UnitedHealth Group - Jacksonville, FL | 6/24/2020

… a home based (telecommuting) office. You will work from home when not in the field. If you are located in Florida, you will have the flexibility to telecommute as you take on some tough challenges … Case management and/or care coordination experience Experience/exposure with discharge planning Experience working with the needs of vulnerable populations who have chronic or complex bio-psychosocial needs Prior experience providing clinical care to low …

FCC approves 11th set of COVID-19 telehealth program applications | News | fox10tv.com | 6/17/2020

… a patient engagement telehealth platform that provides acute care patient services on a mobile device, such as appointment preparation, education, discharge planning and family notification, and any post-appointment follow-up activities including transmitting prescriptions … risking further virus spread. • Baptist Hospital of Miami, in Miami, Florida, was awarded $1,000,000 for telemedicine carts, videoconferencing equipment and software licenses, and tablets to address the COVID-19 crisis by expanding telehealth intensive care …

Los Angeles, California

‘They Just Dumped Him Like Trash’: Nursing Homes Evict Vulnerable Residents | Yahoo News | 6/21/2020

On a chilly afternoon in April, Los Angeles police found an old, disoriented man crumpled on a Koreatown sidewalk.” data-reactid=”17” On a chilly afternoon in April, Los Angeles police found an old, disoriented … wrote in an email to colleagues that they should begin “discharge planning immediately,” noting that any discharges should be done safely. Dr. Michael Wasserman, who was chief executive of Rockport until 2018, said that was …

FCC awards $23.25M more in telehealth funding to 62 providers during the program’s 11th round | Becker’s Hospital Review | 6/18/2020

… for a patient engagement telehealth platform that offers mobile services such as appointment preparation, education, post-care follow ups and discharge planning and family notification. Baptist Health Hospital (Louisville, Ky.), received $873,982 for a remote … remote oncology care in rural communities. Central Neighborhood Health Foundation (Los Angeles) received $281,231 for computers, tablets, telemedicine carts, video monitors and a telehealth platform subscription to expand its telehealth offerings. Citrus Health Network (Hialeah …