NUR 637 - CASE MGMT IN HEALTH CARE SYS

Semester Hours: 2

This course is designed as an introduction to health care delivery through case management model. The course focuses upon basic foundational information targeting the professional nurse?s role in case management. Various types of case management are discussed and analyzed. The impact of managed care to case management and other care delivery methods is explored for a changing health care delivery system. Fiscal, ethical/legal and clinical implications of case management are considered.