publication . Article . 2017

Nurse Case Managers' Experiences on Case Management for Long-term Hospitalization in Korea

Jin-Joo Oh; Seieun Oh;
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  • Published: 01 Dec 2017 Journal: Asian Nursing Research, volume 11, issue 4, pages 283-289 (issn: 1976-1317, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Elsevier
Abstract
Purpose: The implementation of case management for long-term hospitalization use has been approved for controlling medical cost increases in other countries. But, introduction of the case management in Korea has created issues that hinder its effective operation. This qualitative study aimed to obtain further understanding of the issues surrounding the management of Medical Aid beneficiaries' use of long-term hospitalization from the case managers' perspectives and to provide suggestions for successful case management. Methods: Thematic analysis was employed to analyze the data. Medical Aid case managers with 3 or more years of case management experience were re...
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free text keywords: lcsh:Nursing, lcsh:RT1-120, Beneficiary, Case management, Ambiguity, media_common.quotation_subject, media_common, Thematic analysis, Feeling, Focus group, Qualitative research, Adversary, Psychology, Nursing
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