International Audit Case Sample 1

 

Futurecare Case Study

 

Crewmember was admitted with pneumonia, acute respiratory distress, sepsis, anemia, weakness, abdominal pain, rectal bleeding, and hemorrhoids in Brazil.

Crewmember was inpatient for 57 days.  Future Care appointed a Nurse Case Manager to monitor and manage Mr. P’s care.

Regular updates were provided to the ship owner and P&I Club throughout the hospitalization.  Future Care also assisted with the repatriation arrangements.

 

Upon discharge medical charges were reviewed.

Initial Charges: $376,069.29 USD

Total Reductions: $57,225.40 USD

Total Amount Due: $318,843.89 USD

% of Savings: 15% of original charges