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Standing On The Shore

BY MARTHA PRESSLEY-TURNER, RN-CGMT, BSN, MS, LCCE, FACCE “Rather, ten times, die in the surf, heralding the way to a new world, than stand idly on the shore.” —Florence Nightingale Last year, I was losing hair from the stress of not being able to help my colleagues in New York City…

Legacy Leaders
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A Conversation With Tara N. Adams, LCSW, CCM

BY ANNE LLEWELLYN, MS, BHSA, RN, BC, CCM, CRRN Each month in the Legacy Leaders column, we meet a case management leader recommended by one of the past presidents of CMSA. The goal is to share information on up-and-coming leaders in case management who have contributed to the practice of case…

COVID-19
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COVID and Case Management Before and After

BY PATTI GRADY, MSSL, RN, CCM, CCP, CMCN COVID has brought significant change to case management practice in Texas as well as the entire country. The first wave of COVID drove dramatic increases in COVID hospitalizations and increased utilization for those patients. Many healthcare systems struggled with bed capacity, equipment and…

Social Determinants of Health
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Post-Acute Care For Unsheltered Community Members

BY GAYLE ALKIRE, MSN, RN, CRRN, CCM An individual’s health is strongly affected by resources and supports that exist in their surroundings. The absence or presence of shelter and food in a person’s environment can forecast success or failure in recovery from an acute illness. This reality prompted Providence Regional Medical…

COVID-19
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Case Management During a Pandemic: Lessons Learned

BY CAPTAIN LJ BELSITO, RN, MSN, CCM Registered nurse and board-certified case manager Captain LJ Belsito deployed to Japan early in the pandemic during 2020 to help locate and treat Americans displaced in local hospitals due to a COVID-19 outbreak on board the Diamond Princess cruise ship. Here is her story.…

Association News
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Thank You For Joining Us—2021 CMSA Virtual Annual Conference

Thank You For Joining Us—2021 CMSA Virtual Annual Conference IN SECTION: ASSOCIATION NEWS CMSA’s 31st annual conference may have been virtual, but that didn’t stop the learning and networking! We hope you had a wonderful experience and took away new information and resources that can be immediately implemented in your…

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