Angel On My Shoulder provides our services by utilizing the skills of our highly trained Certified Case Managers. Case managers have been assuring quality of care in the health care institutions for over 40 years.
According to The American Journal of Managed Care, patient-centered case management:
- Improves health outcomes
- Decreases hospital admissions by 38%
- Reduces costs by more than $18,000 per patient
- Increases satisfaction rates among 92% of the patients
This Blue Shield article examines in depth their Case Management Program’s impact on patients with illnesses such as late stage cancers or degenerative neurologic conditions.
The Commission for Case Management Certification (CCMC) is the first and largest nationally accredited organization that certifies case managers. This CCMC article details all the ways that professional case management is a critical component of improving care coordination, enhance chronic disease outcomes, and the methods to achieve these outcomes.