Transitional Care Management

What is Transition of Care Management?                                          

Transitions of Care refer to the movement of patients between health care locations, providers, or different levels of care within the same location as their conditions and care needs to change.

Key Elements
  • Discharge planning
  • Medication reconciliation
  • Timely provider access
  • Timely post-discharge follow up  visit
  • Facility access to care and services needed

  • Improve individual/family/caregiver’s participation in healthcare decisions and management
  • Improve ability to self-manage health conditions, medication adherence and participation in health promotion activities
  • Assist in proactive monitoring, evaluation, and problem solving
  • Improve collaboration among and between individual/family/caregiver providers
  • Improve the coordination and continuity of care across the continuum of care
  • Improve individuals/family/caregiver’s health status, satisfaction and quality of life.
  • Improve the delivery of cost effective care in the least restrictive environment