CMSA Today - Issue 8, 2013 - (Page 13)
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 www.cmsa.org/nominations 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 www.cmsa.org/nominations.
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,
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
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 www.cmsa.org/cmag.
SUPPORT THE FUTURE OF CASE MANAGEMENT
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
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 http://supportcmf.org.
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.
December 2, 2013
View the full agenda and register: http://www.ntocc.org/Events.aspx
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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of CMSA Today - Issue 8, 2013
Where Was Care Coordination?
VIEW FROM CAPITOL HILL
Preparing Patients for Their Journey Ahead
CASE MANAGEMENT AND THE LAW
CMSA CORPORATE PARTNERS
INDEX OF ADVERTISERS
CMSA Today - Issue 8, 2013