The Care Coordination Workforce: Case Studies of Four Health Care Systems

TitleThe Care Coordination Workforce: Case Studies of Four Health Care Systems
Publication TypeAbstract
Year of Publication2016
AuthorsChapman, S.. A., A.. LaFrance, C.. Erikson, and P.. Pittman
Date Published11/15/2016
Type of WorkAbstract
KeywordsCare coordination; health workforce staffing models; ACOs
Abstract

Healthcare providers are increasingly adopting care coordination systems, aimed at deliberately organizing patient care activities and sharing information among professionals concerned with a patient's care to achieve safer and more effective care. Understanding the configuration of care coordination systems and requirements of workforce roles will assist workforce planning.

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