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Vol. 29, No. 2, April/May 2023
Exploration of Ethical Issus Associated with Prosthetics
Chikita Mann, RN, MSN, CCM, PGAP Provider
For a variety of reasons, we have seen an increasing number of amputations. In practice, the case manager must always be mindful of ethical issues and follow their Code of Professional Conduct. This article explores the many ethical issues associated with amputations and prosthetics and how the case manager can respond to these issues.
Understanding Reinsurance: Opportunities, Challenges, and Insights for the Case Manager
Mary Paquette, RN, BSN, CCM
Reinsurance is not new. It has been around for a long time. f you have had a patient with an exceptionally large claim, you may have worked with a reinsurance company. This article will inform you about how to best partner with your reinsurance company. Both you and the reinsurance company are focused on the same quality patient outcomes, and by working together, outcomes can be maximized.
The Relationship Between Patient Adherence, Advocacy, and Health Outcomes in Autism
MJennifer Andrea Genson-Pat, RN, BSN, CCM
Autism spectrum disorder is a developmental disability that presents challenges for the case manager. The patient on the autism spectrum presents with social, communication, and behavioral challenges. Early screening and diagnosis are important. In this article, learn how to approach the symptoms of autism. A case management plan incorporating the family is essential since many times the family are the real case managers.
CareManagement is the journal of the Commission for Case Manager Certification, the Academy of Certified Case Managers, a journal of the Case Management Society of America.
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From the Editor-in-Chief
Autism: A Real Challenge
From the Executive Editor
It’s All About Engagement
Federal Anti-Kickback Statute Applies to Medicare Providers and Others, Including Private Duty Companies
News from CDMS
A Pathway to Explore Disability Management
News from CMSA
What Is an Advocate?
News from CCMC
Six Ways to Develop Cultural Sensitivity
News from the VA
Predictive Modeling and Embracing Digital Technology
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