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CMSA Association News WHAT RESOURCES MAKE YOU A MORE EFFECTIVE HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONAL? Are you a case or care manager, care coordinator, social worker, or other related profession? 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 ENHANCE YOUR SKILLS FOR PATIENTS, CLIENTS WITH HEALTH COMPLEXITY Looking to advance your patient engagement using motivational interviewing? Consider the Integrated Case Management training program. The ICM assessment process fosters the development of an alliance between the case manager and patient/client using motivational interviewing skills while disentangling physical, psychological, social, and health system barriers to improvement. Start the online training section now, then join CMSA for the 1.5day face-to-face section in Little Rock this November 9-10. Visit for more information and to register. 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. Learn more and plan your Case Management Week 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! CMSA's 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 JOIN US FOR AN UPCOMING WEBINAR CMSA's webinar series brings to you relevant and timely health care and case/care management topics, featuring thought leaders from around the industry. Visit our events page and explore upcoming webinars to register for today at SAVE THE DATE FOR CMSA'S 26TH ANNUAL CONFERENCE & EXPO CMSA is headed to Long Beach, California, in 2016! Save the dates and plan to attend on June 21-23, 2016. Visit to register for to receive attendee and/or exhibitor email updates. 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. 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 8 CMSA TODAY Issue 7 * 2015 * DIGITAL

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ICD-10 Implementation
Medicare Fee-for-Service Program
Revisiting “Ready or Not — Here Comes ICD-10!”

CMSA Today - Issue 7, 2015