CMSA Today - Issue 1, 2015 - (Page 9)

CMSA Association News SAVE THE DATE! 25TH ANNUAL CONFERENCE & EXPO * ORLANDO, FL * ROSEN SHINGLE CREEK * JUNE 23-26, 2015 RECOGNIZE EXCELLENCE IN THE CM PROFESSION 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. Each year several individuals, chapters, and organizations are recognized at CMSA's Annual Conference. Those awards include: * Case Manager of the Year (CMOY) * Award of Service Excellence (AOSE) * Chapter Excellence and Innovation Awards (CEIA) *New: Award of Excellence for Chapter Revitalization * Case Management Research Award (CMRA) * Case Management Practice Improvement Award (CMPI) Visit to learn more about the awards and nominations process. INTEGRATED CASE MANAGEMENT TRAINING Improve your assessment and treatment of medically complex patients, specifically individuals who face both physical and mental/behavioral health challenges through Integrated Case Management training! CMSA's Integrated Case Management training is an advanced educational program that 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. Learn more about the program, and register now at! Join CMSA for an epic celebration in June 2015, as case managers from around the globe descend upon Orlando to celebrate 25 years of case management growth and advancement as an essential health care practice. CMSA's 25th Annual Conference & Expo will take you on a transformative journey of education and inspiration, empowering you to craft your most evolved case management practice. Your experience during the event's educational sessions, symposia, forums, and renowned expo will enable you to break down organizational silos, build energetic, interdisciplinary teams, and use the power of storytelling as tools for more effective patient engagement. Are you ready to change the world? View more information at CASE MANAGEMENT ADHERENCE GUIDE (CMAG) CMAG addresses medication and treatment adherence as defined by WHO as being one of the primary reasons for readmissions and emergency room visits. The information and tools presented in this edition serve the professional care management community as the standard by which case managers can advance assistance, coaching, and monitoring efforts with the goal of ultimately improving care delivery and patient outcomes. CMSA has made medication adherence a strategic initiative since 2004, as part of its central mission to be the trusted source of resources that support and enable the professional growth of care managers. Given the key leadership role of case managers in the provision, transfer, and coordination of patient information and treatment, CMSA is invested in providing educational materials like CMAG that enable case managers to be more effective in improving care quality. Learn more and access your copy 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 more than 14,000 members, where new discussions emerge daily. We look forward to seeing you there! Facebook: /cmsanational Twitter: @CMSANational LinkedIn: Search CMSA Pinterest: /CMSANational Issue 1 * 2015 * DIGITAL CMSA TODAY 9

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of CMSA Today - Issue 1, 2015

Medication and Treatment Adherence: Why Is It So Complicated?
Association News
CMSA Corporate Partners
Medication Management in the Community
Remove From Foil Before Use
Index of Advertisers

CMSA Today - Issue 1, 2015