Tend to the Business of Patient Care

Strengthen your knowledge of healthcare systems, services, and resources so you can transition into a new role helping patients who require long-term, specialized care. Medical case managers are in demand in a variety of hospital settings, including acute care, home care, mental health care and ambulatory care.

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    Est. Tuition $3,075

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    Learning Format Online

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    Duration 12-24 months *

    * Duration times can vary talk to your student success coach for more information.
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    Total Units 12 Units

Required Courses

In-Person Online Hybrid Online with Live Sessions
Course Schedules are Subject to Change
Required (12 Units )
 
 
WinterSpringSummerFall
Effective Case Management: Connecting to Healthcare SystemsThis course examines the principles of managing client services and support needs while maintaining fiscal viability.
2 Units
Effective Case Management: Connecting to the CommunityFundamental principles and mechanics of effective case management.
2 Units
Introduction to Life Care Planning (LCP)A Life Care Plan (LCP) is a dynamic document that provides an organized, concise plan for current and future needs and associated costs for individuals who have experienced a catastrophic injury, or have chronic healthcare needs.
1 Units
Utilization Review and Quality Management in Health ServicesAs providers face increased pressure to reduce costs, they have found it essential to implement comprehensive utilization management programs.
2 Units
Medical EthicsImpact of ethics on clinical decision making, treatment choices and a patient's clinical outcome; the effective tools to help manage a variety of clinical situations, conflicts and cases; and life-and-death issues now being encountered in the increasingly complex health care system.
2 Units
Hospital-Based Case ManagementThis course explores the role of the hospital-based nurse case manager, and the nature of the tasks generally performed in this setting.
1 Units
Financial Coverage and Benefits Systems in Case ManagementCase managers promote quality and efficiency, while tracking outcomes that include both clinical and financial objectives.
2 Units

Getting Started

We offer multiple start dates to give you flexibility in your eduction, life and work schedules.

Jun21Summer 2021
Jul26Summer 2021

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