MEDICAL CASE MANAGEMENT (MCM)

OVERVIEW:

Diversified Health Care Management Consultants, Inc. (DHCMC, Inc.) provides high quality cost effective case management services by working directly with injured employees, clients injured in auto accidents, short and long term disability clients, and the chronically ill. Our case managers work closely with the client and their health care providers, employer, insurance company, attorney, and family members to coordinate and ensure optimal outcomes.

DHCMC, Inc., case mangers are knowledgeable and creative in exploring the resources available within the community to assist and meet the needs of our client, the account, and the employer.

Medical Case Management: (MCM)
• Worker’s Compensation
• Auto No-Fault
• Catastrophic Injuries
• Coordination of Client Care
• Long and Short Term Disability
• Chronic Illnesses
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DHCMC, Inc., case managers assist the injured client to obtain appropriate medical care, reach maximum medical improvement, and return to work as soon as possible.

• Review all medical records relevant to the case in order to develop a treatment plan.
• Maintain contact with treating physicians to stay current on the treatment plan.
• Advise the carrier and employer of all aspects of the case and status.
• Coordinate care between physicians, rehabilitation specialist, to ensure continuity of care.
• Coordinate return to work, when appropriate, to full duty or through a transitional return to work plan.
• Assist with the determination for Vocational Rehabilitation when appropriate.

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ERGONOMIC JOB-SITE ANALYSIS (ERGO)

DHCMC, Inc., case managers work with the client, employer, physicians and occupational therapists, to analyze the physical demands and the work environment of the job-site. Provide ergonomic, environmental, and administrative recommendations to modify the job-site to help the employee return to a safe and workable condition on the job.

• Assess and determine specific physical requirements of occupation.
• Assess and identify specific requirement of employment setting.
• Work with employers and claimants to modify job-site to accommodate claimant’s limitations.
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LIFE CARE PLANNING (LCP)

DHCMC, Inc., Life Care Planners outline the annual and lifetime costs of care for the life expectancy of the client. Life Care Planning is a tool used for the purpose of estimating medical and non-medical needs of the person with a catastrophic injury or illness. The Life Care Plan addresses and projects the cost and frequency of needed goods and services over an estimated life span. Life Care Planning is helpful in adjudication claims, setting reserves and developing structured settlements essential to catastrophic injuries.

• Presentation of the client's total lifetime needs as the result of an injury or illness, including projected costs
• Recommendations for current and future needs regarding medical, psychological, therapeutic, social, equipment, transportation, and other special needs
• Consultation for review of opposing plans
• Health Care Assessment and needs identification
• Cost Projections
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VOCATIONAL REHABILITATION (VOC)


DHCMC, Inc., Vocational case managers work with the injured client to return clients to a medically and vocationally appropriate position within the work force. Vocational case managers assess the injured clients functional capabilities, education, and interests as well as transferable skills to identify appropriate job placement. Vocational case mangers initiate job development in the client's geographical area to locate potential positions.
Vocational case managers assist the clients in the following:

• Vocational Assessment and Counseling
• Resume Preparation
• Complete Employment Applications
• Coach Interviewing Techniques
• Vocational Planning
• Labor Market Survey
• Job Development
• Job Search Activities
• Marketing Portfolio
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COST CONTAINMENT MEASURES

• Employer – Early Return To Work Program
• Early Intervention
• IME (Independent Medical Evaluation)
• Fee Negotiation
• Utilization Management
• Telephonic Case Management
• On-Site Case Management
• Provider Bill Review
• Cost Savings Analysis


We have coverage
24 hours a day, 7 days a week!

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Contact Information: Diversified Health Care Management Consultants, Inc
Address:

25915 West 10 Mile Rd.
Southfield, MI 48034

Case Management Services:  
Toll Free: (888) 239-2125
Telephone: (248) 354-2125
Elder Care: (888) 646-CARE (2273)
Home Care: (866) 261-6202
Fax: (248) 359-6203
General Information: info@diversifiedhealthcare.com