Case Management Program Article on Disparities in Cancer Care

Case Managers can play a key role in helping cancer patients with a variety of different issues discover proper routes in care and recovery.  Case Management is essential to collection of information and properly using that information for the overall benefit and health of the patient.  It is extremely important in the case of cancer cases.

Case Managers can play a key role in cancer recover. Please also review AIHCP’s Case Management Program

 

The article, “Health Disparities in Cancer Care” by Marissa Fors from Oncology Nursing News looks closer at issues that vary in quality of cancer care from one person to another.  The article states,

“Cancer patients face many obstacles to care, including financial, psychosocial, and practical barriers. Health disparities also prevent patients from receiving optimal treatment. In order to be an effective case manager, health care professionals must have a clear understanding of the definition of this role, the overall benefits of case management, and how to assess patients’ needs. The priority must be to put the patient first in order to improve outcomes. Addressing inequities in access to care is essential to adequately enhance a patient’s wellbeing.”

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Case Management Training Program and Healthcare Prediction Article

Good article for those interested in healthcare and certified case management.

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Please also review our case management training program

The article, Predicting Patients’ Next Healthcare Moves: How HIT Stakeholders are Keying in on Advanced Population Health Management, by Rajiv Leventhal states,

“Population health is hardly a new term in health IT circles, but a recent report from Black Book Research has shed some light into how serious stakeholders are about being able to holistically under­stand patients as they move across the care continuum.”

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