NOTE: This program has been sunset. 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.
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.