case manager

noun
case man·ag·er | \-ˈman-ij-ər \

Medical Definition of case manager 

: a person (as a social worker or nurse) who assists in the planning, coordination, monitoring, and evaluation of medical services for a patient with emphasis on quality of care, continuity of services, and cost-effectiveness also : caseworker

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