3M solutions for case and quality managers
Achieve cost-effective patient care
Changes in payment systems can catch case and quality managers in the tension between controlling costs and improving quality indicators. 3M has tools to help you make the shift to pay-for-performance, accountable care and transparent reporting practices:
- Evaluate quality indicators, demonstrate value
- Analyze events that impact patient safety and revenue
- Coordinate cost-effective care to your most needy and vulnerable patients
- Streamline utilization review
- Automate workflow across departments
3M case management solutions link case management, utilization review, social services, discharge planning, and patient financial services into a single, streamlined system—equipping key decision makers with real-time communications, up-to-the-minute patient data, and powerful reports.
3M quality management solutions support quality and performance improvement and risk management. They help organizations to improve quality metrics, manage and control variances, prevent errors and improve financial results.
Solutions for case and quality managers
3M can help you deliver and sustain quality with tools to collect, evaluate, track and report information on quality indicators. With seamless integration among encoding, clinical systems and grouping methodologies, 3M solutions can help you coordinate and demonstrate the value of patient care.
3M offers tools and services to support a hospital’s clinical documentation improvement (CDI) program, including concurrent and retrospective reviews and physician training. 3M expertise can help clients produce a more complete, accurate medical record that appropriately reflects the quality of patient care while increasing the accuracy of coding and reimbursement.
3M provides management products that integrate case management, social services, resource management and discharge planning to link an entire enterprise, giving staff the ability to quickly identify issues that impact denial management and length of stay.
EHRs are expected to expand the volume of documentation as more paper-based notes are captured electronically or digitally. 3M can help you increase the accessibility and usability of your patient data while increasing efficiency, reducing risk exposure and enhancing overall patient care.