VIEW WEBINAR: Tools for measuring quality

Engage, empower, enhance, enable: Tools for measuring quality in case management

Held on May 19, 2015

Speaker: Cheri Lattimer, RN, BSN Executive Director, CMSA and NTOCC and CEO and President Consulting Management Innovators

Learning objectives:

ISSUE BRIEF: Greater than the sum of the parts

Once upon a time, payers and clinicians often worked at cross purposes. But as delivery and reimbursement models have gradually changed, so has that dynamic. What’s emerging is a collaborative model of patient-centered, accountable care working toward creating a system that offers better care, better population health and lower costs.

HAPPY NATIONAL NURSES WEEK!

In recognition of National Nurses Week, we would like to thank you, our Board-Certified Case Manager (CCM®) nurses, for your ongoing commitment to case management.

Join the Commission in celebrating and thanking a nurse today!

WEBINAR AVAILABLE: 3/31 Collaborating for Care

Collaborating for care: Embedded case managers--extending care management value

March 31, 2015 2:00 - 3:00 PM ET

Learning Objectives: After the webinar, participants will be able to:

CCMC CURRENTS: Revised Code of Professional Conduct

The Commission for Case Manager Certification’s newly revised Code of Professional Conduct for Case Managers  provides ethical guidelines and principles, leaving the day-to-day practice decisions to the wisdom, insight and good judgment of each individual case manager. We want these professionals to ask questions, to think about the implications, ramifications and consequences of actions in the context of established principles. The Code outlines the case manager’s responsibility, but it doesn’t specify how they are to fulfill that responsibility.

ISSUE BRIEF: Building paths, demolishing walls

Integrated care involves a whole-person, patient-centered approach that engages patients in the full range of physical, psychological and social aspects of care. That does not describe the status quo: Behavioral and physical health operate in their own silos, to the detriment of patients, the health care system and society.

Download Building paths, demolishing walls: The challenge and necessity of integrating behavioral health and primary care

Foundational principles: Newly revised Code of Professional Conduct provides a framework for ethical, high-quality care

Summary: 

After months of review, research and work, the Commission for Case Manager Certification® has released its revised Code of Professional Conduct for Case Managers.

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Building paths, demolishing walls: The challenge and necessity of integrating behavioral health and primary care

Summary: 

Integrated care involves a whole-person, patient-centered approach that engages patients in the full range of physical, psychological and social aspects of care. 

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ISSUE BRIEF: Updated Code of Conduct

After months of review, research and work, the Commission for Case Manager Certification® has released its revised Code of Professional Conduct for Case Managers. Developed by professionals for professional case managers, it provides ethical guidelines and principles. It’s neither a roadmap nor a rule book: That’s because professional case management requires wisdom, judgment and critical thinking.

PRESS RELEASE: Updated Code of Professional Conduct

Enduring principles: Commission for Case Manager Certification releases updated Code of Professional Conduct
Above all, CCMs protect the public interest and advocate for the client