Rockville, MD (PRWEB) May 20, 2013
Dorland Health, a division of Access Intelligence, announced the winners of the fourth annual Case In Point Platinum Awards, recognizing outstanding case management professionals and organizations committed to ensuring the system is patient- and family-centric, safe and effective. The Awards Program highlighted the innovative and creative work across the healthcare system that is improving access, promoting wellness and ensuring safe transitions of care through effective care coordination across the care continuum.
A distinguished panel of judges reviewed entries across 30 categories that encompassed care coordination efforts in diverse settings, including acute care, managed care, disease management, behavioral health, social work, rehabilitation, workers’ compensation, military healthcare, wellness and prevention programs and others.
“The Case In Point Platinum Awards is a competition which strives to showcase the best case/care management programs and people, and is an important step toward raising the visibility of the profession and showing the public, lawmakers and other members of the healthcare team the important contributions case/care management makes to healthcare,” said Anne Llewellyn, editor-in chief of case management products with Dorland Health.
The Platinum Awards winners and honorable mentions were recognized at an awards brunch on May 7, 2013, at the Gaylord National Resort in National Harbor, MD. The ceremony bestowed formal recognition to winning organizations, as well as honorable mentions that are making a difference in the lives of all who utilize the healthcare system. A complete list of award winners and honorable mentions can be found on the Dorland Health website: http://www.dorlandhealth.com/Case-In-Point-Platinum-Awards/2013-finalists/
The Luncheon Keynote presentation featured Melanie Schicker, RN, MHSA, EdH, Health Services Administration, School of Nursing and Healthcare Leadership Minnesota State University Moorehead. Dr. Schicker shared insights into ethical dilemmas case managers face every day.
A special print edition of industry-leading magazine Case In Point spotlights the creative and innovative work of the award winners and honorable mentions. The print edition can be viewed here: http://accessintelligence.imirus.com/Mpowered/book/vcip13/i5/p0
About Dorland Health
Dorland Health, an Access Intelligence, LLC Company, is the leading publisher of products and services for professionals involved in care coordination.
Dorland Health products include the Case In Point Learning Network, Case In Point Weekly, industry-specific resource directories, the Care Coordination Summit, national award programs, educational webinars, special reports, and offers continuing education. Other divisions under the Dorland Brand include the Professional Patient Advocate Institute, Patient Advocate Report, OR Manager and Contexo Media.