CMSA Today - Issue 2, 2016 - (Page 10)
MAKING YOU A
If you are already a CMSA member, you
know that CMSA membership provides
exclusive opportunities for continuing
education and career networking, as well
as consistent industry news and resources
that only CMSA can deliver. And, you're
already seeing the benefits pay off!
If you're not yet a member and have
a case/care manager, care coordination,
social work, or other related practice, you
know that you're required to keep up with
clinical and professional knowledge that
affects your daily work. Why not blend
the two, pairing your ongoing professional
needs with the only organization across the
care continuum providing them?
Learn more about how CMSA membership
can make you the most efficient, effective,
and competitive professional you can be at
IT'S A NEW YEAR; WHO CAN YOU NOMINATE?
There are several great CMSA awards that you or
someone you know can apply for today-awards
that help elevate the case management field as a
health care practice. The CMSA awards program was
established to pay special tribute to those individuals
or organizations that have demonstrated distinguished
service to the case management profession or
association management. The nominations period is
open now for the following honors:
* Case Manager of the Year (CMOY)
* Award of Service Excellence (AOSE)
* Case Management Research Award (CMR)
* Case Management Practice Improvement Award (CMPI)
Start thinking about who you could nominate; nominations are due by February 14
or March 15 depending on the award. Visit www.cmsa.org/awards to learn more and
start the nomination process!
The Case Management Foundation-
charitable, not-for-profit organization
created to support education, research
and professional development for case
management professionals-sponsors CMSA's Award for Case Management Research
and Award for Case Management Practice Improvement each year. Learn more about the
Case Management Foundation at www.supportcmf.org.
CMAG COPD NOW AVAILABLE
If you are a current member of CMSA,
you have the unique and important
opportunity to elect the future leaders
who will determine the direction and
strategic initiatives of your association!
CMSA voting is a privilege to all
members. On February 15, an email
will be sent out to all CMSA members
from email@example.com with
the subject line: CMSA's 2016 Board of
Directors Ballot. This is your opportunity to
have a voice in CMSA's future by voting for
the candidates who will represent you and
your association over the next three years.
Please take the time to vote. If you missed
this email, there will be additional notices
mailed throughout the voting period.
If you have any questions, please
contact CMSA National at 800-216-2672
Issue 2 * 2016
The new version of CMAG COPD is now available! CMAG's evidencebased assessment tools provide case management professionals
with updated assessment and intervention tools to improve patient
medication and treatment adherence.
Disease-specific chapters provide case managers with more
in-depth information on how to apply the CMAG principals to
specific disease states and patient populations.
download your complimentary copy today!
CMSA'S 26TH ANNUAL
CONFERENCE & EXPO
Long Beach, CA | June 21-23, 2016
Join CMSA leaders and health care professionals from across the
care continuum this summer in Long Beach, CA, as we enhance,
enable, engage, and empower one another. CMSA's 26th Annual
Conference & Expo is the sole health care event designed to deliver
clinical, professional, regulatory, and personal growth for care and
case management professionals.
Registration is open now for the case management event you
and your career truly can't afford to miss! Learn more and register
today at http://conference.cmsa.org- rates increase on April 1.
Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of CMSA Today - Issue 2, 2016
CMSA Corporate Partners
Index of Advertisers
The Ever-Changing Concept of Patient-Centered Care
Integrating and Coordinating Specialty Behavioral Health Care with the Medical System
CMSA Today - Issue 2, 2016