Medical Case Management
Medical case management is a process that treatment and rehabilitation plans for people facilitated with identified needs (disabled, injured or ill). It is a collaborative process and involves health care evaluation, assists in the implementation and coordination of the subsequent care plans, regular monitoring of progress and the evaluation and assessment of results. The goal is to provide patients to improve as much as possible, their independence and quality of life.
The need arose for this service at QualiCare because people do not get all their needs met by most agencies. Case management filled these gaps in services and created a way for patients to address their needs.
Senior Care Management
Each patient will be unique and therefore each situation and treatment plan will be different. Some people will need case management services for life, while others have only needed for the medium term. Often the customer has a change in circumstances in which they need help to deal with, like a brain injury. Sometimes they are dealing with health problems from birth such as cerebral palsy. An individual will be responsible for the overall management of a patient and this person will be allocated on the basis of suitability.
Case managers come from professional backgrounds such as nursing, social work, occupational therapy, and physiotherapy.
The first part of their work is the judgment. Relevant information must be collected from the patient, family members and medical practitioners. The purpose of the assessment is to develop an appreciation of the individual requirements and to plan the how to reduce the impact of their situation on their degree of independence, personal safety, finances, family life, social life and the risk of a reduce job.
The task of case management can involve many facets including advocacy, assisting families with securing funding to help them communicate with external entities, attending meetings with them and making families aware of all relevant support groups. The task also includes making sure that everyone understands the medical and legal jargon utilized.
Rehabilitation goals are identified and the most appropriate and cost-effective care is planned. The case manager will create and track the progress and reviews of care takes place at times determined by the customer or acting agreed for them.
Elderly Care Agency
It is our greatest mission to help the elderly and disabled patients reach and sustain their independence and self-reliance. As a professional institute and sighting the recent focus of the United States government about reducing spending on healthcare, hospital readmissions are a costly proposition. The integration of hospital and ambulatory care is the key to reducing readmissions. Formal or strong informal relations between hospitals and the local primary care providers, such as Home Healthcare Agencies, will improve outcomes for patients and reduces the costs associated with health care spending.
Qualicare Home Health Care offers the unique ability to provide health care treatments which were previously only available in a hospital or doctor’s office to receive in the comfort of your home. Qualicare home health care offers a long list of services that are often less expensive, more convenient than and as effective as the care that you would receive in a hospital or skilled nursing facility. In general, the goal of home health care is to provide treatment for an illness or injury. For our patients, we are committed to improving patient access to much-needed health care. In doing so, we focus on minimizing the devastating personal consequences of illness, accident or disability in our patients and their families.
For more information about case management, please contact
Qualicare Home Health
Address: 18001 Old Cutler Rd Ste 454 Miami, FL 33157