CMSA Today - Issue 6, 2015 - (Page 8)

CMSA Association News WHErE arE YOu rEading tHis issuE? If you're reading this publication in print, congratulations: you already know the value of CMSA membership since your printed copy is a member benefit! If you're reading this issue online, you may not be an active member and are missing out on valuable career resources. Are you a case or care manager, care coordinator, social worker, or other related professional? If so, your practice requires you to keep up with clinical and professional knowledge that affects your daily work. CMSA membership provides exclusive opportunities for continuing education and career networking, as well as consistent industry news and resources that only CMSA can deliver. Take your career to the next level today; explore CMSA membership at COnnECt WitH tHE Cmsa COmmunitY OnLinE If you'd like to communicate with other case managers and health care industry professionals across the country, connect with CMSA on LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, and Pinterest! The LinkedIn group alone has more than 16,000 members, where new discussions emerge daily. We look forward to seeing you there! Facebook: /cmsanational Twitter: @CMSANational LinkedIn: Search CMSA Pinterest: /CMSANational 8 CMSA TODAY Issue 6 * 2015 Cmsa HiLL daY: JOin us in d.C. On sEpt. 17 Come to Capitol Hill with fellow CMSA members, CMSA's Public Policy Committee, and Board of Directors to play a direct role in the legislative process by meeting with your House and Senate representatives. In addition, you'll be able to highlight the critical role that case managers play in health care delivery, explore how to utilize your local networks for grassroots legislative success, and ensure that case managers are speaking for case managers. Attendance for the 2015 Day on the Hill is open to all current CMSA members. If you are a CMSA member who is passionate about association issues and wants to make a difference by advocating with fellow health care professionals from across the country, you won't want to miss this event! Learn more at natiOnaL CasE managEmEnt WEEk: OCt. 11-17, 2015 This year's National Case Management Week is Oct. 11-17, and we want to let the world know about case managers - who we are, what we do, and why we are important. Case Management Week has become embedded into the community as an annual week-long celebration of this essential health care practice. CMSA has been instrumental in that process, bringing to light the important work of case managers in local communities and on the national level. CMSA recently unveiled the logo and the theme of this week-long celebration of case managers, which will be used this year and in future years. Learn more about Case Management Week at ExtEndEd LEarning OppOrtunitiEs frOm Cmsa's 2015 annuaL COnfErEnCE Need continuing education credits for timely and relevant case management content? You're in luck, as CMSA provides a convenient online solution to earn your credits on your own time. This year's Extended Conference features content presented at CMSA's 25th Annual Conference & Expo in Orlando, Florida. Extended Conference is a cloud-based education solution that delivers content in audio and visual formats, providing you with on-demand access to content required to fulfill your continuing education needs. Take advantage of Extended Conference to gain timely updates from industry thought leaders; also, fulfill the requirements of your employer, professional association, as well as credentialing and licensing boards, all at once! Discounts are offered to CMSA members and conference attendees from the original event. Learn more at

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of CMSA Today - Issue 6, 2015

Post-Traumatic Growth: The Journey
Optimal Healing Environments in Home Hospice and Palliative Care
Successful Patient Engagement in an Employer-Based Wellness Program

CMSA Today - Issue 6, 2015