The December 2017/January 2018 issue is now available!
Read the current issue. Members have the opportunity to earn 4 CEs in this issue.
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Special Supplement with FREE CEUs, available to all CCMs!
1. Continence Management: Arming Case Managers With Tools to Improve Outcomes
Incontinence exacts a heavy physical, mental, emotional, financial, and social toll on those who have this condition. It is a symptom, rather than a disease itself, and requires skilled care management. Unfortunately, education of healthcare professionals is often lacking. This special supplement to CareManagement provides information on causes, treatments, and resources available to care managers who work with incontinent patients. Read more...
2. Personal Emergency Response Systems for People Having Chronic Medical or Psychological Conditions/Disabilities
Made possible by an educational grant from Philips Lifeline.
Do you think personal emergency response systems (PERS) are only for elderly people at risk for falls? Actually, they are excellent solutions for people of all ages with chronic medical or psychological conditions or disabilities to:
- Ease anxiety and fear and improve safety for those living alone with chronic disorders
- Lower hospitalization rates
- Decrease emergency department and physician visits
As case managers, read about how to help your patients obtain these systems for all of the above reasons. And earn CEUs!
3. Preparing for Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation: Considerations for Case Management
Read this special supplement supported by an educational grant from the National Marrow Donor Program®/Be the Match®. Learn how as a case manager, you can aid patients and families who are undergoing hematopoietic cell transplantation (HCT), an intensive, potentially curative therapy for blood cancers, such as leukemia and lymphoma, and genetic and immune disorders.
The Academy of Certified Case Managers is pleased to announce a new partnership with the Case Management Society of America (CMSA)
The Commission for Case Manager Certification (CCMC) and the Case Management Society of America (CMSA) have appointed CareManagement, the journal of the Academy of Certified Case Managers (ACCM), as the journal of the three organizations. This collaboration is designed to provide a central communications vehicle for the three organizations and to improve case management practice through education. All members of these organizations will receive CareManagement bimonthly.
Welcome to ACCM!
The Academy of Certified Case Managers (ACCM) is the nation’s largest membership organization exclusively for certified case managers and devoted entirely to education.
Our mission is to help case managers stay on the forefront of case management practice by focusing entirely on continuing education. Our mission has a method: We provide a stream of continuing education programs as home study articles published bi-monthly in the Academy’s and CCMC's official journal, CareManagement.
Join your peers and continue your education today.