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CMSA Association News CMSA BOARD NOMINATIONS PERIOD NOW OPEN Are you ready to lead? The nominations period for CMSA's National Board of Directors is now open through November 30, 2013! As a not-for-profit Section 501(c)(6) professional society, CMSA is governed by an elected Board of Directors. In keeping with the mission "to promote the individual and collective professional development of health care case managers," future leaders will join a team of visionary leaders and dedicated professionals who are setting the pace with case management practice and health policy in today's health care environment. Board position descriptions at include basic requirements, terms of office, functions, competencies, responsibilities, and time commitments. If the expectations described in the Position Descriptions match your desire to lead and your qualifications, we encourage you to take the next step toward national leadership! Submit your nomination today at CMSA EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES 2013 EXTENDED CONFERENCE Whether you attended the annual conference in New Orleans and didn't have a chance to attend all of the sessions on your list, or you weren't able to attend the 2013 event, you are able to attend sessions in the Extended Conference and earn CE credits online at your convenience. Discounts on ticket packages are available, and CMSA members receive significant discounts on Extended Conference courses. For more information and session details, visit CMAG 2012 CMAG 2012 is the third revision of the resource designed to provide case management professionals with assessment and intervention tools to improve patient medication and treatment adherence. To ensure that the CMAG program continues as an evolving resource for case managers, CMSA is offering the digital download of CMAG 2012 at only $10 for CMSA members and $20 for nonmembers. Learn more and access your copy at SUPPORT THE FUTURE OF CASE MANAGEMENT GET SOCIAL WITH CMSA 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! We look forward to seeing you there! LinkedIn: /company/cmsa Facebook: /cmsanational Twitter: @CMSANational Pinterest: /CMSANational This holiday season, the Case Management Foundation is thankful for our fantastic donors! Donations in support of the Foundation have made it possible for CMF to provide programs that nurture the next generation of case managers, such as the Integrated Case Management Training Sponsorship. The Case Management Foundation (CMF) is the nation's only charitable organization created to support education, research and professional development for case managers. Help create the future of case management: Consider including CMF in your charitable giving this holiday season! To learn more or to donate online, please visit the CMF website at NTOCC TRANSITIONS OF CARE SUMMIT This fall, the National Transitions of Care Coalition (NTOCC), an organization dedicated to addressing and improving patient care transitions, will host the 2013 National Transitions of Care Summit in Washington, D.C., to examine health care public policy, technology advancements, leading TOC models and patient engagement as pathways to improving care transitions, quality and patient outcomes. NATIONAL SUMMIT December 2, 2013 Washington, D.C. View the full agenda and register: Issue 8 * 2013 CMSA TODAY 13

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Where Was Care Coordination?
Preparing Patients for Their Journey Ahead

CMSA Today - Issue 8, 2013