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Vol. 29, No. 2, April/May 2023

Exploration of Ethical Issus Associated with Prosthetics CEU   

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 CEU   

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 CEU

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.

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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.

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.

Departments:

From the Editor-in-Chief

Autism: A Real Challenge

From the Executive Editor

It’s All About Engagement

Legal Update

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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