CMSA Today - Issue 3, 2014 - (Page 8)

CMSA Association News CMSA 2014 CONFERENCE: REGISTRATION NOW OPEN EMBRACE THE CHANGING RHYTHMS OF HEALTH CARE! In June 2014, embrace your rhythm at CMSA's 2014 Conference & Expo at the Cleveland Convention Center and Global Center for Healthcare Innovation in Cleveland, OH! This year's theme, Embracing the Changing Rhythms of Health Care, conveys the opportunity for you, CMSA, and the entire case management community to be instrumental in improving patient care, quality, and coordination during a period of significant changes in the provision and delivery of health care. Whether you're just getting into the groove of your career, or your practice is finely tuned, you won't want to miss this premier event! For more information, visit INTEGRATED CASE MANAGEMENT TRAINING PROGRAM  SPRING 2014 The 2014 ICM Program is now open for registration. Each trainee completes a self-study portion with the ICM Manual and online sessions. A choice of three face-to-face training sites and dates will be available to choose from for 2014 trainees. For more information on the ICM program, visit CMSA NATIONAL BOARD ELECTION CAST YOUR BALLOT BY APRIL 14. CONTINUING EDUCATION RESOURCE FOR CASE MANAGERS CMSA's Educational Resource Library (ERL) makes earning continuing education credits and keeping up-to-date on current hot topics and best practices easier than ever. This dedicated, web-based learning platform features a full complement of continuing education coursework for case managers and employers looking to provide educational resources to their employees. KEY FEATURES * CEs and case management-related content, at no cost to CMSA members * Over 100 courses presented at recent CMSA Annual Conferences and other CMSA-sponsored events * Convenient computer accessibility 24/7 * Continuing Education Credits from the Commission for Case Manager Certification and the California Board of Nursing Visit the ERL now at 8 CMSA TODAY Issue 3 * 2014 * DIGITAL 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 March 13, an email was sent out to all CMSA members from with the Subject Line: CMSA's 2014 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 out between now and the closing of voting on April 14. If you have any questions, please contact CMSA National at 800-216-2672 or The voting deadline is April 14 - cast your ballot today! View candidates and vote 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 nearly 11,000 members, where new discussions emerge daily. We look forward to seeing you there! Facebook: /cmsanational Twitter: @CMSANational LinkedIn: /company/cmsa Pinterest: /CMSANational

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of CMSA Today - Issue 3, 2014

President's Letter
Association News
CMSA Corporate Partners
Index of Advertisers
The Obesity Pandemic
Review, Recruit and Retain: Succession Planning Steps
The Case Manager's Role in Population Health

CMSA Today - Issue 3, 2014