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.

Charting the Path for a Ready Workforce

Posted by Charlotte Sortedahl on 12/18/2017 - 1:41 PM

As the Commission celebrates its 25th anniversary, I am reminded of our history. The same driving force that created the commission – and the first exam to test case manager competency— propels us to achieve even more today.

Our founders, a committee of professionals from across the healthcare industry, envisioned the CCM as a means for case managers to easily demonstrate their readiness and job expertise to employers and clients.

Preparing the Workforce for Astonishing Possibilities

Posted by MaryBeth Kurland on 11/21/2017 - 9:55 AM

The healthcare landscape is always changing. Cutting-edge, technological advances like artificial intelligence and telemedicine offer a glimpse of incredible possibilities for more efficient health care. There is an aging population as Baby Boomers are moving into their retirement years, including some of our board-certified case managers, creating a need for a well-prepared workforce to fill roles.