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Auburn, CA & White Plains, NY (PRWEB) July 11, 2012

Alicare Medical Management (AMM), one of the nations leading care management organizations, announces the successful implementation of TCS Healthcare Technologies (TCS) AcuExchange tool, an online provider request system. AcuExchange is a web-based portal that allows providers to review eligibility information, submit utilization management (UM) requests for patients, and communicate with reviewers about a patients health and services.

Alicare Medical Management supports the health care programs for diverse clients and needs to be able to support and respond to the needs of attending health care providers, says Claire Levitt, AMM president. As part of that mission, Alicare Medical Managements provider portal, which is supported through AcuExchange, allows us to respond to a providers utilization management requests in real time. The online tool was specifically rolled out to support a new initiative for a Medicare Advantage program, but has application throughout our care management operation.

The Alicare Medical Management/TCS partnership allows providers to:

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White Plains, NY (PRWEB) May 08, 2012

The latest edition of Care-Outlook News, produced by Alicare Medical Management, one of the nations leading care management solution providers, presents a unique look at many of todays hot topics in health care from rising visits to the emergency room for dental patients and trends in triage such as illness spikes and dosage requirements. Alicare Medical Management is a national leader in developing care management solutions that promote cost savings and patient satisfaction.

In the newest Care-Outlook News, Alicare Medical Management experts provide a unique perspective on issues that impact quality of care for patients. Claire Levitt, MS, president, examines developments in phone triage. The advantages for patients are enormousmedical advice easily accessible around the clock, fewer unnecessary and expensive visits to the emergency room, fewer office visits and a lower chance of readmission to a hospital after discharge, she says.

Julie OBrien, BSN, RN, MS, Alicare Medical Management vice president/COO, highlights the advancements in technology that boost phone triage efficiencies. Regarding a new partnership with technology company LVM Systems, OBrien says, We especially like the fact that, regardless of the screen they are on, our nurses can always see their clients customized information or nuances, which personalizes the experience and makes it all the more efficient.

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