primary care case management


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primary care case management (PCCM)

(in the United States) a situation in which primary care receives concurrent utilization management review, and discharge planning is used to minimize resource consumption while maintaining quality of care.
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Primary Care Case Management for Medicaid Recipients: Evaluation of the Maryland Access to Care Program.
The impressive growth and expansion of prepaid care and primary care case management in Medicaid are expected to continue.
The issue has become a recurring discussion as the rest of the country shifts toward HMO-style managed Medicaid while Illinois prefers its primary care case management model," states Roy Moore, analyst for HealthLeaders- InterStudy and author of the report.
Late last week, officials from California's Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) reached a compromise on a contract for the renewal of AIDS Healthcare Foundation's (AHF) Positive Healthcare, a lifesaving primary care case management plan for low-income Californians living with AIDS.
7 million people have visited a multi-media webpage urging California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger to 'Have a Heart' and save 'Positive Healthcare,' a California primary care case management health care plan caring for low income people living with AIDS.
The Medical Assistance Program in Pennsylvania currently serves over 878,000 people through the fee-for-service delivery system, including 288,000 who are enrolled in the department's enhanced primary care case management and disease management program, ACCESS Plus.
Nation's Largest AIDS Organization Files Suit Against State's Department of Health Care Services (DHCS); Asserts Punitive Action by State is Forcing AHF's Respected, Money Saving 'Positive Healthcare' AIDS Primary Care Case Management Plan to Cease Operating After 15 Years
The CCMP is an enhanced primary care case management and health information technology program that incorporates the principles of disease management, care coordination and case management to serve patients identified through a health risk assessment and disease stratification model.
In addition, recent studies have reported that a general focus on quality and quality monitoring are much less important components of the primary care case management model than the capitated health plan model.
The CCIP is an enhanced primary care case management program that incorporates the principles of disease management, care coordination and case management to serve patients identified through a risk assessment and disease stratification model.
This is the fifth consecutive contract award to ACS to support the Primary Care Case Management (PCCM) Program; Early and Periodic Screening, Diagnosis, and Treatment (EPSDT) Program; and Waiver Program.
a premier provider of business process and information technology outsourcing solutions, announced today that it has signed a contract amendment to support the statewide roll-out of the Texas Medicaid Primary Care Case Management (PCCM) Program.

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