Course Expiration: 
Wednesday, May 3, 2017
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After viewing this module you will be able to:

•Differentiate between care coordination and disease management
•Describe characteristics of care coordination
•Recognize the role of care coordination in establishing working partnerships
•Describe risk stratified care coordination
•Distinguish between the levels of care coordination
Author: Tara Cortes, PhD, RN, FAAN
Executive Director and Professor Hartford Institute for Geriatric Nursing at NYU Rory Myers College of Nursing

Dr. Cortes’ distinguished career spans executive leadership, nursing education, research and practice. She has provided significant contributions to advancing health care, particularly for those people with limited access to the health care system. Significantly, she has developed collaborative models with advanced practice nurses and physicians in traditional as well as non-traditional settings to enhance the care of the American older adult population.