Case Management Advisor (Vol. 26, No. 8) - August 1, 2015

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Release date: August 2015

Valid through: August 2017

Target Audience

This activity is intended for physicians and researchers interested in complementary and alternative medicine.

Subjects

  • Case management helps with pediatric asthma population
  • Handling workers’ compensation cases requires finesse
  • Prevent workers’ comp patients from falling through the cracks
  • Video monitoring reduces falls, cuts costs for hospital
  • Incentivize patients and they will walk
  • Patient handling injuries, other top worker hazards targeted by OSHA

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.

Credit Available

Nurses

  • 1.25 ANCC Contact Hours
  • 1.5 CMCC Contact Hours

Sponsor

This activity is sponsored by AHC Media.

Accreditation Statement

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

Credit Designation

Nurses

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 # CEP14749, for 1.25 Contact Hours.

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

Faculty Listing

Authors

Melinda Young.

Editors

Nurse Planner: Toni Cesta

Managing Editor: Jill Drachenberg

Associate Managing Editor: Dana Spector

Financial Disclosure

Editor Melinda Young, Managing Editor Jill Drachenberg, and Associate Managing Editor Dana Spector report no consultant, stockholder, speaker’s bureau, research, or other financial relationships with companies having ties to this field of study. Nurse Planner Toni Cesta, PhD, RN, FAAN, is a consultant with Case Management Concepts LLC.

 

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