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Dave K. Dookeeram, FACHE

Chief Administrative Officer

DispatchHealth

Sessions

69A – Bending the Curve: Innovative Health Plan Collaboration to Reduce Unnecessary ED Visits and Inpatient Stays

Presented by William R. Butcher, FACHE, Dave K. Dookeeram, FACHE, Laurine Tibaldi, MD, FACP at 2:15 PM on Tuesday, March 24th.

In the Las Vegas market, UnitedHealthcare and DispatchHealth collaborated to develop a new program to address high ED and inpatient utilization with members of UHC's commercial and Medicaid products. By providing an in-home alternative for same day care for non-time sensitive illnesses and injuries, the Plan Directed Visit Program has reduced the incidence of unnecessary…

69B – Bending the Curve: Innovative Health Plan Collaboration to Reduce Unnecessary ED Visits and Inpatient Stays

Presented by William R. Butcher, FACHE, Dave K. Dookeeram, FACHE, Laurine Tibaldi, MD, FACP at 4:15 PM on Tuesday, March 24th.

In the Las Vegas market, UnitedHealthcare and DispatchHealth collaborated to develop a new program to address high ED and inpatient utilization with members of UHC's commercial and Medicaid products. By providing an in-home alternative for same day care for non-time sensitive illnesses and injuries, the Plan Directed Visit Program has reduced the incidence of unnecessary…