Case Management 1603 - Case Management Advisor - Mar 01, 2012

Target Audience:

This activity is intended for nurse case managers, case management directors, social workers, and utilization review nurses who work outside the acute care setting.

Accreditation:

AHC Media is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

Credit Designation:

This activity has been approved for 1.25 nursing contact hours using a 60-minute contact hour.

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider # 14749, for 1.25 Contact Hours.

Nurses licensed in California should retain this credit letter for four years.

Editor
Mary Booth Thomas

Executive Editor
Joy Dickinson
AHC Media

Managing Editor
Felicia Willis
AHC Media

Nurse Planner
Margaret Leonard, MS, RN-BC, FNP
Senior Vice President
Clinical Services
Hudson Health Plan
Tarrytown, NY

Subjects:

  • Get up-close and personal with your patients
  • Patient advocate helps with transitions
  • Experts offer tips for substance use
  • Beneficial screenings could be lacking
  • Educating women about heart attacks
  • Readmission rates respond to collaborative process

Objectives:

  • Identify clinical, legal, legislative, regulatory, financial, and social issues relevant to case management
  • Explain how the clinical, legal, legislative, regulatory, financial, and social issues relevant to case management affect case managers and clients.
  • Describe practical ways to solve problems that case managers encounter in their daily case management activities

Financial Disclosure:

Editor Mary Booth Thomas, Executive Editor Joy Dickinson, Managing Editor Felicia Willis, and Nurse Planner Margaret Leonard, MS, RN-BC, FNP, report no consultant, stockholder, speaker's bureau, research, or other financial relationships with companies having ties to this field of study.

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