Cross Discipline Case Management


Introduction to the subject of case management for health care practitioners with non-nursing backgrounds. The course will begin with a historical perspective of the changes and current climate in the American health care delivery system and the emerging role and opportunity for the case manager in both traditional medical model and community-based programs. The attributes of a successful case manager: a focus on outcomes awareness of economic impact of services, and good communication, negotiation, and conflict resolution skills will be examined. The course is restricted to students enrolled in the BAH program or by permission of the Dean. 3 Credits (3 Lecture) Scheduled by Special Arrangement.