CCM

Promoting a Culture of Continuous Learning

Posted by Vivian Campagna on 01/16/2018 - 9:24 AM

It’s a beautiful thing when a career and a passion come together. Recently, I discovered my original Certified Case Manager certificate, now 25 years old. I am going to frame it along with my current CCM as a visual binding of a career with an on-going passion.

For me, board certification was a milestone, an impetus to continue to learn and develop professionally. As a Commission volunteer, supporting certification became my passion as a means to help shape the future of case management. Today, that passion fuels me as the Commission’s first chief industry relations officer.

Why I Chose the CCMC Certification

Posted by Linda Violas, BSN, RN, CCM on 08/30/2017 - 9:57 AM

Many moons ago I was returning from a maternity leave after the birth of my third child. I was ready for a career change and decided it was time to move from bedside nursing to Case Management at my hospital of record. I know I am not alone with the endeavor of reinventing myself as many nurses do during their careers. I had 15+ years in ICU and ER bedside nursing. In order to make a move, I knew I had to find an organization that would help me learn the ropes and continue my education as I practiced and developed.

Using Social Media to Position Yourself as an Expert in your Profession

Posted by Martine DiDonato on 07/31/2017 - 10:29 AM

We are all familiar with Social Media and probably use it as a great way to connect with others, get news and search career opportunities. 

But, what about using social media outlets to set yourself apart as an expert, the “go-to” person for advice and the latest news in your field?  Social media provides you a unique opportunity to become a “thought-leader” in your industry, and here is how you can take advantage of it!