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Inside this Issue
Vol. 26, No. 5, October/November 2020
Attachment Theory for Case Managers
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
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.
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
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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
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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