Care Coordination is essential to improving and optimizing the health of long-term care patients and residents. Research illustrates the importance of transitions of care where errors can occur, unintended health outcomes can happen and the most money is spent.
1. For your first post, select one feature or benefit of care coordination from Stefanacci’s article (link provided in this lesson) that you believe to be powerful in improving health outcomes and saving costs.
• Support your opinion with at least one citation.
2. For your next two posts, discuss with your classmates their selected feature or benefit of care coordination and how care coordination can be fully implemented in the long-term care system.