2. an overview of economics
3. case manage example-children hospital
4. case management example -- children hospital
In this day and age, much has been written and spoken about escalating medical and hospital costs. In order to stem these costs, many hospitals are turning the case management services -- departments or companies that help better manage inpatient cases in order to help hospitals better manage their costs. The University of California/San Diego Medical Center Thornton Hospital has such a case management service. This service helps the hospital coordinate care and conducts necessary utilization reviews and discharge planning. The purpose of this paper is to examine all other institutions similar to UCSD are able to use their case management services for better economic impact
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