Serving the needs of the patient and their family

Chronic Care Management

Chronic Care Management assists people with chronic conditions better manage their illness for an improved quality of life. The Care Coordinator actively works with patients experiencing complex medical conditions, their families and caregivers. The goal is to teach self-management skills, improve communication between all healthcare providers, and connect people with community resources.

Chronic Care Management services range from home visits, phone calls, e-mails and office visits. The Care Coordinator works closely with your primary care provider and will often accompany you to your doctor visits. The primary aim is to offer support and provide education regarding self-management goals.

For more information, please call Care Coordination at (530) 550-6730.

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Transitional Care Management

Transitional Care Management is a Medicare program that assists people with chronic conditions smoothly transition from hospital to home. It starts in the hospital and continues for 30 days after discharge. The goal is to teach self-management skills, improve communication between all healthcare providers, and connect people with community resources.

For more information, please call Care Coordination at (530) 550-6730.

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Youth Care Management/Youth Health Navigator

Do you need support accessing healthcare for your children? The Tahoe Forest Hospital Youth Health Navigator helps link youth with health resources, such as health insurance enrollment and medical, reproductive, dental and mental health services. The Youth Health Navigator is available to support adolescents that have complicated medical concerns or are having trouble accessing health services.

If you and your child would benefit from these services, please contact your child’s healthcare provider for a referral.

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Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Care Management 

The Orthopedic Care Coordinator supports patients who are undergoing total joint replacement surgery. The Care Coordinator ensures that care is coordinated pre- and post- surgery, and provides patient education and support to prepare the patient for an optimal surgical outcome. A total joint informational class is offered the first Thursday of the month from 5:00-6:30 pm at the Center for Health. For more information and to register for the next class, call (530) 587-3769.

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Customer Care Navigation  

Guiding local residents and area visitors through the Tahoe Forest Health System. Customers Care Navigators make it simple and want you to be satisfied with your patient experience. 

Navigators guide you to:

  • Tahoe Forest Health System providers
  • Community providers and resources
  • Wellness programs
  • Hospital departments

How may we assist you? (530) 587-3769, Mon-Fri, 6:30 am - 6:30 pm, Sat-Sun, 8:00 am  - 4:00 pm