Prof Case Manag 2022 Jan-Feb 01;27(1):12-18
Naph'tali B. Edge, DNP, MBA, MSN, BSN, is a vice president of care coordination & operations at a large academic, safety net, Level 1 trauma center in Atlanta, GA. His work includes case management and social work operations, transfer center, bed management, patient flow, and other aspects of hospital operations throughout the continuum of care. He is now on the Board and Board President for the Sickle Cell Association of Houston.
Purpose/objectives: Approximately 100,000 people in the United States are affected by sickle cell disease (SCD). Sickle cell disease represents one of the highest readmitting diagnoses at this organization. The purpose of this study is to determine the impact of implementing care coordination interventions to reduce hospital readmissions of patients with SCD. Read More