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Inside this Issue

Vol. 26, No. 5, October/November 2020

Attachment Theory for Case Managers CEU

By Thomas L. Blakely, LMSW, PhD

Attachment theory may be useful for case managers at all levels and for all ages in the delivery of health care. Case managers are caring people who may become attachment figures for vulnerable individuals who need case management, and there is a connection between attachment theory and case management.

Delivery Model for Outcome-Producing Care Management in Patients with Health Complexity CEU   

By Roger G. Kathol, MD, Susan L. Padrino, MD,
Stephen P. Melek, FSA, MAAA, Kenneth C. Hopper, MD, Jeffrey T. Rado, MD, Mike A. Franz, MD, Sarah K. Rivelli, MD, and George S. Nasra, MD

While clinicians are trained experts in identifying and diagnosing disease and other conditions that impact health outcomes, there are often gaps between what they can provide and what patients with health complexity require for optimal outcomes. Outcome-focused complex care management can help bridge that gap because case managers “assist” and “support” patients with clinical and nonclinical challenges to get better.

Special Sections


CareManagement is the journal of the Commission for Case Manager Certification, the Academy of Certified Case Managers, a journal of the Case Management Society of America.

PharmaFacts for Case Managers

Approvals, warnings and the latest information on clinical trials—timely drug information case managers can use.

LitScan for Case Managers

The latest in medical literature and report abstracts for case managers.


From the Editor-in-Chief

National Case Management Week is October 11–17, 2020

From the Executive Editor

Another Celebration and a Story to Tell!

News from CCMC

What Ethical Principles Mean

News from CMSA

Canaries in the Coal Mine

CDMS Spotlight

How Remote Working Opens Doors for People with Disabilities

Case Manager Insights

COVID-19? Care Management to the Rescue!

Legal Update I

Discharge Planners Must Stop Accepting Kickbacks and Managers Must Monitor Receipt

Legal Update II

Social Media Will Bite You!

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