Organizing and delivering case management services: lessons from the National Long Term Care Channeling Demonstration.Home Health Care Serv Q. 1988; 9(1):7-27.HH
This article discusses issues relating to the design and internal administration of a case-management agency for community based home care for the elderly. Included in the article are issues relating to screening procedures, assessment and case management activities, cost controls, automated management information systems, and personnel matters. The analysis is based on the experience of the National Long Term Care Demonstration ("Channeling") which established and evaluated ten case management projects nationwide under federal funding.