Chronic Disease Management
For Members With Rare and Complex Diseases Such as:
Included at No Additional Cost for Members With These Plans:
- Fully insured group insurance
- Self-funded group insurance
- Federal Employee Program groups
How It Works:
Nurse case managers work individually with members and their physicians to address the unique health care needs associated with high-cost, complex conditions. The nurses:
- Teach effective self-management techniques
- Help providers educate patients
- Promote adherence to treatment plans
- Are available by phone, 24/7
In addition, members receive monthly newsletters with preventive tips and have access to a special website with in-depth, condition-specific information and an extensive archive of health resources.
BCBSND contracts with Accordant Health Services to offer this service.