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11 Reasons to Attend the CCMC New World Symposium

By Lauren Pfeiffer, Senior MarCom Manager on 01/06/2016 - 9:04am
Case Managers are from different walks of life and practice settings.  When we come together at an event like the CCMC® New World Symposium™, our diversity leads to amazing discussions and viewpoints about adaptability, effective execution, and common challenges. As you make your plans to see us in Las Vegas, you may be wondering what this...

What you need to know about eligibility before you apply for the CCM® Exam – Fast Facts!

By Jeannine Carr, Business Development Manager on 09/01/2015 - 1:53pm
So you have taken the first step and decided you want to be a board-certified case manager. Great! Next question is, who do you want to be certified by? CCMC! Our credential, the CCM®, is the first and oldest case management credential in the industry, launching the first CCM exam in 1992. But, to earn the CCM designation, you must apply to take the...

Ethics, insight and judgment: The Code of Conduct demands more than skill and smarts

By Vivian Campagna, MSN, RN-BC, CCM on 03/30/2015 - 2:34pm
Case management requires judgment. Of course, skill, training, expertise and education are essential, but they aren’t enough. Board-certified case managers bring more: critical thinking, judgment and discernment. The Commission for Case Manager Certification’s newly revised Code of Professional Conduct for Case Managers honors that. It provides...

Your Community: Explore the Commission

By MaryBeth Kurland, CAE; CCMC's Chief Operations Officer on 03/04/2015 - 12:20pm
Your Community: Explore the Commission So you made the commitment, you are a professional case manager.  Perhaps you have studied, prepped and sat for the CCM® exam and now you have passed—you are a CCM. Your hard work and commitment to case management is something you can proudly display after your name. Your employer, colleagues and...

You’ve been approved…So what’s next?

By Jeannine Carr, Customer Service Manager on 01/02/2015 - 3:16pm
You’ve met the qualifications to test for the CCM® exam and have received your approval to test, but now you’re wondering what comes next?  Look for a confirmation email from Prometric! The email will include scheduling instructions and information, so keep it handy, for easy reference: Your candidate ID number: This ID will...