Rockville, MD (PRWEB) December 01, 2011
The publisher of Case In Point is accepting entries for the third annual Case In Point Platinum Awards, an awards program recognizing excellence in case/care management across the healthcare spectrum. The early entry deadline is December 14, 2011. Entries will be accepted through December 21, 2011.
The Case In Point Platinum Awards recognize the most successful and innovative case management programs and individuals working to improve healthcare across the care continuum. Today, all eyes are on the practice of case/care management as a process to improve efficiency and effectiveness in today's healthcare system. This 3rd annual awards competition will set the standard for programs and professionals that deliver sustained success across a variety of disciplines and settings in the overarching continuum of care coordination.
The Case In Point Platinum Awards increase recognition of the practice of case management and its importance to organizations, members of the healthcare team and consumers who depend on the practice to decrease fragmentation, provide safe transitions of care and reduce escalating healthcare costs regardless of the setting.
This awards program is open to all stakeholders who provide care coordination services. Hospitals, health systems, managed care organizations, provider organizations and individual professionals are invited to participate. Entries are judged on creativity, innovation, leadership, behavioral change, cost containment, patient education, empowerment and engagement efforts that lead to improvement in efficiency, effectiveness and containment of escalating healthcare costs.
Categories, qualifications and entry details can be found at http://www.dorlandhealth.com/Case-In-Point-Platinum-Awards/.
The finalists for the Case In Point Platinum Awards will be honored in May 2012 in the Washington, D.C. area. At this event, winners from each of the 37 categories will be announced. A special issue of Case In Point will feature the winners and honorable mentions and will highlight their creative initiatives and programs in the case/care management field. The issue of Case In Point magazine will reach tens of thousands of professionals in healthcare in addition to leaders across the healthcare continuum.
Entries for successful program and people in case/care management can be made by downloading the entry form at http://www.dorlandhealth.com/Case-In-Point-Platinum-Awards/.
About Dorland Health
Dorland Health, an Access Intelligence, LLC Company, is a leading publisher and media company providing education, training, tools, information resources, guidance and practical advice for practitioners and specialists in the healthcare field. Dorland Health services include the Professional Patient Advocate Institute, Case In Point, Case In Point Weekly, OR Manager, Patient Advocate Report, industry-specific resource directories and reports, conferences and events, webinars, award programs, special reports, and offers continuing education credit.
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