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.
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.
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.
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.