Glossary of Healthcare Professionals

Diverse group of healthcare professionals
Case Managers are responsible for assuring appropriate and cost-effective treatment and the facilitation of discharge planning. They maintain regular contact with the patient’s insurance carrier, family, and referring physician to assure that treatment goals are understood and achieved. Emergency Physicians are medical specialists who initially diagnose and stabilize acutely injured patients. Neurologists are specialists in disorders of the nervous system; may be involved in the initial diag...

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