Case Management Advisor (Vol. 28, No. 4) - April 1, 2017

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Release date: April 2017

Valid through: April 2019

Target Audience

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

Subjects

  • Case management for refugees can be challenging and rewarding
  • Case managers face cultural barriers when working with refugee populations
  • When hiring new staff, which is priority: experience or passion?
  • OSHA to issue new regulation on violence
  • Hospitals do not know own outcomes
  • The Joint Commission’s antibiotic stewardship now in effect

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, a Relias Learning company.

Accreditation Statement

Relias Learning, LLC 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 #CEP13791, for 1.25 Contact Hours.

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

This program has been pre-approved by The Commission for Case Manager Certification to provide continuing education credit to CCM board certified case managers for 1.5 clock hours.

Faculty Listing

Authors

Melinda Young

Editors

Nurse Planner: Margaret Leonard

Editor: Jill Drachenberg

Editor: Dana Spector

Financial Disclosure

Author Melinda Young, Editor Jill Drachenberg, Editor Dana Spector, and Nurse Planner Margaret Leonard 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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