Category Archives: Case Manager

Free CEUs, contact hours, CME for Certified Case Management certification renewal. Courses approved by CCMC

Free CEU for Certified Case Managers- Update on Treatment Strategies for HIV

Treatment Selection, Switching Therapy, and Other Conundrums in HIV– Ongoing advancements in the safety, efficacy, and adherence potential of ARV therapies have enabled substantial improvements in HIV patient outcomes. In this engaging webcast, leading experts in HIV, Joesph Eron, MD, … Continue reading

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Improving Outcomes in Heart Failure- Free CME for Certified Case Managers

Case Managers and Their Role in Improving Patient Outcomes in Heart Failure– The purpose of this continuing education activity is to educate CCM® board certified case managers on the current management of heart failure (HF) and emerging therapies that may … Continue reading

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1.25 Free CEUs for Case Managers- Improving Patient-Centered Care in COPD

A Systems-Based Approach to Improving Patient-Centered Care and Outcomes in COPD– Due to the complexity of COPD management – which often requires frequent follow-up with primary care, referrals to specialists, managment of comorbidities, and may incur recurrent hospitalization – achieving … Continue reading

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1.5 Free CCMC CEUs for Case Managers- Fall Related Brain Injury

Fall-Related Brain Injury in Older Adults: Focus on Prevention– It is well known that falls and fall-related injuries are a major problem in older adults. For many years a primary focus has been on the prevention and treatment of hip … Continue reading

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2.0 Free CEUs for Certified Case Managers- Ethics and Code of Professional Conduct

CCMC Ethics – Code of Professional Conduct for Case Managers © Identify the 7 Rules of Conduct that may result in disciplinary action by CCMC Explain the scope of Practice for Case Managers in terms of: Assumptions, Underlying Values, Definition of Case … Continue reading

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Free Case Manager CEU- Improving Quality of Care for Breast Cancer Patients

Collaborative Approaches to Improving the Quality of Care for Patients with Breast Cancer Integrate a team-care approach, including health care providers and patients, in the management of invasive breast cancer to improve patient safety, experiences, and outcomes. Recognize barriers to … Continue reading

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Discharging Patients for Home Infusion- 2.0 Free CEUs for Case Managers

Overcoming Barriers to Discharge for Home Infusion Identify patients at risk for challenges that may delay discharge if not addressed early. (for discharge planners and social workers). List three strategies for planning early discharges. Discuss patient selection criteria for home … Continue reading

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Understanding and Reducing Risk Associated with Therapies for Multiple Sclerosis- Free CEU for Case Managers

Risky Business: Understanding and Attenuating Risk Associated with Disease-Modifying Therapy in Relapsing-Remitting Multiple Sclerosis– Multiple sclerosis (MS) strikes people in the prime of their lives, affecting upwards of 400,000 people in the United States and 2.5 million worldwide.1 However, a … Continue reading

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Hospital Nutrition Benchmarks- Free CEUs for Certified Case Managers

MANAGING HOSPITAL MALNUTRITION: IMPROVING PROCESSES FROM ADMISSION TO DISCHARGE– Review the significance of malnutrition and evidence for nutrition intervention on patient outcomes. Discuss best practice approach to the continuity of nutritional care from admission to discharge. Describe hospital nutrition benchmarks and … Continue reading

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1.5 Free CEUs for Case Managers: Adult ADHD- A Comprehensive Plan

Reconsidering Adult ADHD- Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a common neuropsychiatric disorder in adults in the United States, with a prevalence rate of 4.4%, making it second only to major depression. The National Comorbidity Survey Replication study revealed that only one … Continue reading

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Antibiotic Resistance- 2.0 Free CEUs for Case Managers

Resistance– Discuss emerging issues surrounding antibiotic resistance. Identify risk factors and treatment considerations for resistant bacteria strains. Describe Standard and Contact precautions. Discuss hand hygiene.   2.0 Free CEUs for Certified Case Managers

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2 Free CCMC CEUs for Case Managers- Palliative Care in CHF

Palliative Care in Heart Failure– Provide current definition for palliative care. State three symptoms that indicate why palliative care is appropriate in the treatment of heart failure. List two medications that may be prescribed for the palliative care/hospice heart failure … Continue reading

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Free CEUs for Certified Case Managers- Your Role in Caring for the Patient with MS

Patient-Centered Care for the Patient with Multiple Sclerosis: The Role of the Case Manager– Define how the decline in QoL in MS patients impacts productivity Determine the issues that complicate and interrupt early diagnosis, treatment, and medication adherence. Review current understanding … Continue reading

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Free CCMC CEUs for Case Managers- Advances in the Treatment of HIV

Advances in the Treatment of HIV Infection Describe key updates to national HIV guidelines for initial treatment, use of co-formulations, monitoring treatment responses, and switching antiretroviral therapies Differentiate the effectiveness of treatment options in HIV and their role in optimizing … Continue reading

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Free CEU for Case Managers- Traumatic Brain Injury in Children

TBI Child Focus Series: What Happens When a Child is Injured? Review normal infant development, causes/impairments of Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) for infants. Review normal toddler development (12-36 months). Review normal 4-5 year old development. Review normal elementary aged child … Continue reading

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Remission in Major Depressive Disorder- Free CCMC CEUs for Case Managers

Remission in MDD: What Does the Future Hold for Clinicians and Patients? Although many antidepressants are available to treat major depressive disorder (MDD), as many as 70% of patients diagnosed with MDD do not reach remission even after receiving an … Continue reading

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Treating HIV: Key Updates to National Guidelines- Free CEUs for Medical Professionals

Advances in the Treatment of HIV Infection– Describe key updates to national HIV guidelines for initial treatment, use of co-formulations, monitoring treatment responses, and switching antiretroviral therapies. Differentiate the effectiveness of treatment options in HIV and their role in optimizing … Continue reading

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Trauma-Focused Treatments for Maltreated Children- Free CCMC CEUs for Case Managers

Child Exposure to Trauma: Comparative Effectiveness of Interventions Addressing Maltreatment– The overall purpose is to inform learners about the comparative effectiveness of parenting interventions, and trauma-focused treatments targeting children 14 years of age and younger. Identify interventions that have been evaluated … Continue reading

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