ACCM banner

Current Issue of CareManagement

CareManagement is a trusted and valued resource for case managers seeking information on the latest topics impacting case management practice today. 

August/September 2018 cover read the current issue

This is a new and improved format for reading CareManagement! Learn how to use the new features.

Prefer the classic view? Download and view/print a pdf of the current issue. Click here.

Exam

Prefer to print the exam? Download and view/print a pdf
of the current exam. view the exam

Access and Take the CE Exam — a members only benefit!

Every Issue of CareManagement contains 4 hours of CE credits approved by the Commission for Case Manager Certification and the Certification of Disability Management Specialists Commission for maintenance–FREE certification for ACCM members. Plus you get the opportunity to earn the new Ethics requirement credits you'll need.

As part of the new format, the CE Exam is now separate from the issue. Here’s how members may access the exam:

  1. ONLINE (or from the journal by clicking the link at the end of each CE article).
  2. PRINT by logging in, downloading and mailing the completed test.
Not a member ?
  • Be our guest and READ the current issue before you join.
  • JOIN ACCM NOW to take advantage of the 4 FREE CEs in every issue plus the opportunity to earn the new Ethics requirement credits!

Inside this Issue

Vol. 24, No. 4, August/September 2018

Preoperative Prothrombin Times and Difficulty Managing Postoperative Warfarin Therapy in Mechanical Valve Replacements CEU

By Keri Draganic, DNP, APRN, ACNP-BC; Sonja E Stutzman, PhD; DaiWai M. Olson PhD RN CCRN FNCS; Haley Legg, BSN, RN; Kristina Holmquist, BSN, RN

Learn from the authors how anticoagulation dosing can affect length of stay for patients undergoing mechanical valve replacement surgery.

Comorbidities and Work-Related Injuries:
Ethical Considerations  CEU

By Chikita Mann, MSN, RN, CCM

Comorbidities are known to contribute to reduced work productivity in the form of absenteeism (habitual loss of time away from work) and presenteeism (reduced productivity when at work). Case management can be difficult to manage when morbidities are part of the return-to-work services you provide.

Special Sections

Announcing...

CareManagement Is Now the Journal of the Commission for Case Manager Certification, the Case Management Society of America, and the Academy of Certified Case Managers

PharmaFacts for Case Managers

Approvals, warnings and the latest information on clinical trials—timely drug information case managers can use.

LitScan for Case Managers

The latest in medical literature and report abstracts for case managers.

Certified Case Manager News

Trends, issues, and updates in health care.

Departments:

From the Editor-in-Chief

The Diabetes Pandemic

News from CCMC

CCMC Webinars Provide “On-Demand” Learning

CDMS Spotlight

Why Monday May Not Be the Best Return-to-Work Start Date

News from CMSA

CMSA Celebrates National Case Management Week

Legal Update

Unprecedented Changes Coming to Medicaid Program

News from CARF

Principles of Person-Centered Care

12 Case Manager Insights

Health Care Professionals and Suicide: An Occupational Hazar

*CE Exams are for ACCM members only. Click here to join ACCM.


Special CareManagement Supplements Available to All Case Managers CEU

Be sure to check out the growing number of special supplements on our website that are available to all case managers. Click here to access FREE to CEs.