TITLE

The Caregiver as Case Manager

AUTHOR(S)
Lajeunesse, Dawn
PUB. DATE
January 1998
SOURCE
Outpatient Case Management;1994, p113
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses how care management of a changing outpatient population is necessitating greater coordination. Illustration of how to set up case manager responsibilities; Difference from the traditional nursing process; Incorporation of cost control function.
ACCESSION #
1664860

 

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