A Case Manager's Study Guide: Preparing for Certification / Edition 4 available in Paperback
A Case Manager's Study Guide: Preparing for Certification, Fourth Edition is the perfect study guide for new case managers preparing to take the Certified Case Manager (CCM) exam and practicing case managers who are recertifying. Based on the Commission for Case Manager Certification (CCMC) six knowledge domains and eight essential activities, it addresses new changes passed and legislative updates resulting in significant changes in healthcare and case management. New topics include patient-centered care, readiness to change, evidence-based case management, and management outcomes. Completely updated and revised, A Case Manager's Study Guide: Preparing for Certification, Fourth Edition contains nearly 700 questions and comprehensive answer rationales.
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|Publisher:||Jones & Bartlett Learning|
|Edition description:||Study Guid|
|Product dimensions:||8.40(w) x 10.80(h) x 1.00(d)|
About the Author
Denise Fattorusso has over thirty years of diverse clinical experience in nursing. She has held the title of Director of Utilization Management in a national insurance company and the position of Director of Medical Management for a national case management company. Denise has been a Certified Case Manager for 20 years and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Healthcare Administration from St. Joseph’s College, Patchogue, NY. She's directed and coordinated the case management department at several national firms. In 1999 recognizing the lack of a good study guide for the Case Management Certification Exam Denise co-authored the first edition of this study guide with Dr Campion E. Quinn. She currently resides in scenic Sullivan County, NY where she is working for a large Independent Medical Practice, Crystal Run Healthcare, focusing on embedding case managers in the primary care provider’s care team / office.
President, Quinn & Associates Medical Consultants
Table of Contents
Chapter 1 Pretest Appendix 1-A Answers to Pretest Chapter 2 Case Management Concepts Appendix 2-A Case Management Concept Questions Appendix 2-B Case Management Concept Answers Chapter 3 Principles of Practice Appendix 3-A Principles of Practice Questions Appendix 3-B Principles of Practice Answers Chapter 4 Psychosocial Aspects Appendix 4-A Psychosocial Aspects Questions Appendix 4-B Psychosocial Aspects Answers Chapter 5 Healthcare Management and Delivery Appendix 5-A Healthcare Management and Delivery Questions Appendix 5-B Healthcare Management and Delivery Answers Chapter 6 Healthcare Reimbursement Appendix 6-A Healthcare Reimbursement Questions Appendix 6-B Healthcare Reimbursement Answers Chapter 7 Rehabilitation Appendix 7-A Rehabilitation Questions Appendix 7-B Rehabilitation Answers Chapter 8 Post-Test Appendix 8-A Answers to Post-Test Appendix A Consent Agreement Form Appendix B Patient Case Report Appendix C Vendor Progress Report Appendix D Alternate Benefit Plan Form Appendix E CMSA 1996 Statement Regarding Ethical Case Management Practice Appendix F Global Assessment of Functioning (GAF) Scale Appendix G DSM-IV Multiaxial Classification