Case Management Advisor (Vol. 26, No. 9) - September 1, 2015

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Release date: September 2015

Valid through: September 2017

Target Audience

This education activity is intended for nurses, nurse practitioners who work in case management environments.

Subjects

  • TelePain program provides case management model to rural, underserved areas
  • Details on how the TelePain program reaches patients
  • Senior initiative reduces readmissions by 50%
  • Adjusting case management services in a transition-focused world
  • Medicare proposes paying for advance care planning
  • Choose your words carefully – language can mislead patients
  • Never events are usually traced to multiple human factors

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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