Tend to the Business of Patient Care

NOTE: This program has been discontinued. If you are currently enrolled in the program, you may complete your coursework according to the planned schedule of offerings that was emailed to you. We are no longer accepting applications for new students.

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

Course Formats
Course Schedules are Subject to Change
Required (12 Units )
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

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

Jul18Summer 2022

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